Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Medicine

School

Medicine Faculty

Units

3

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

40 Contact hours

Prerequisite

MEDI7212, MEDI7222, MEDI7232 and MEDI7242

Restricted

MD Students Only

Assessment methods

Mini-CEX Practicals; Clinical OSCE Exams; MCQ Exam; Clinical Participation Assessment.

Course coordinator

Associate Professor Mark Coulthard

Work Integrated Learning

Industry Placements

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 (MR4) Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 (MR5) Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 (MR1) Herston Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 1, 2018 (MR2) Herston Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 1, 2018 (MR3) Herston Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 2, 2018 (MR4) Herston Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 2, 2018 (MR5) Herston Internal Profile unavailable

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

This core clinical rotation is in Paediatrics and Child Health. The course goals include: - preparing the student for work readiness in a paediatric clinical unit; recognition of the sick child; understanding the scope of paediatrics and having sufficient knowledge and experience to progress to post-graduate training in Paediatrics and Child Health. The eight week rotation is a clinical immersion underpinned by the paediatric online interactive education (POLIE) curriculum, supplemented by a specialist lecture series and other teaching sessions depending on the specific Clinical School attachment. Assessment includes work based assessment (mini-CEX) and an end of rotation MCQ and OSCE examination.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 (MR1) Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 (MR2) Herston Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 (MR3) Herston Internal Course Profile