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For health professionals who seek to develop their knowledge and skills in health professional education. 

In addition, students are able to pursue in depth research with this Health Professions Education - Thesis and Coursework programme from The University of Western Australia.

Career

This degree is designed for professionals interested in further study who are seeking to familiarise themselves with recent developments in the field or to enhance their intellectual and research skills.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Teaching and Learning
  • Principles of Assessment and Evaluation
  • Introduction to Research in Health Professions Education
  • Clinical Teaching and Supervision
  • Innovation and Contemporary Issues in Health Professions Education
  • Simulation and Interprofessional Learning in Health Professions Education

                  Detailed Programme Facts

                  • Programme intensity

                    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

                    Full-time
                    • Full-time duration 18 months
                    Part-time
                    • Intensity Flexible
                  • Credits
                    72 alternative credits
                  • Languages
                    • English
                  • Delivery mode
                    On Campus, Online
                  • More information Go to the programme website

                  English Language Requirements

                  You only need to take one of these language tests:

                  • Minimum required score:

                    82

                    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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                  • Minimum required score:

                    570

                    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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                  • Minimum required score:

                    6.5

                    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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                  Academic Requirements

                  General Requirements

                  • the degree of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from this University, or equivalent as recognised by the Faculty; 
                  or
                  • a bachelor's degree in a health, biomedical, or biological sciences related discipline from this University or another recognised institution; and
                  •  in the case of graduates from a three-year undergraduate degree course, at least one year of professional experience; 
                  or
                  • completed the Graduate Certificate in Health Professional/Professions Education or the Graduate Diploma in Health Professional/Professions Education from this University with the equivalent of at least 70 per cent in all core units
                  CRICOS: 058208E

                  Tuition Fee

                  • International

                    38304 AUD/year
                    Tuition Fee
                    Based on the original amount of 57450 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
                  We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

                  Living costs for Perth

                  • 1328 - 2370 AUD/month
                    Living Costs

                  The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

                  Funding

                  Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

                  Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

                  The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

                  Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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