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Master of Health Professions Education - Thesis and Coursework

18 months
40500 AUD/year
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This Master of Health Professions Education - Thesis and Coursework course from The University of Western Australia is 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. 


The Health Professions Education qualification equips graduates with the knowledge and skills to tailor their teaching to different levels of learners, from novice to more senior clinicians. To work successfully in the field of healthcare education, it is essential to have formal training in education to complement your clinical background

Career Pathways 

This Master of Health Professions Education - Thesis and Coursework course from The University of Western Australia 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 
  • 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 
  • Program Evaluation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


72 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS CODE: 058208E  

To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—

  • 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

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 60750 AUD for the full programme during 18 months.

Living costs for Perth

1328 - 2367 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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.

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