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Medical and Health Science by Research

Edith Cowan University

Master
24 months
Duration
33800 AUD/year
22750 AUD/year
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Tuition fee
Unknown
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About

Master of Medical and Health Science by Research offered at Edith Cowan University  is designed to build on specialised undergraduate degrees and to provide an opportunity for advanced-level study in medical, biomedical, paramedical, allied health and exercise sciences.

Overview

The award comprises two components; course work and production of a research thesis. The coursework of Master of Medical and Health Science by Research offered at Edith Cowan University will provide instruction in research skills, methods and statistics to assist in the completion of the research thesis. Further, it will provide a tailored approach to providing advanced specialised knowledge for a chosen field. The thesis component allows for in-depth investigation of a specific research question within the student's chosen field. The thesis will be supervised by experienced researchers within the School of Medical and Health Science whilst catering for engagement with industry and other partners to enhance research translation. This research course aims to extend the student's knowledge relevant to their chosen specialisation, in order to develop leadership roles within their profession and open up new areas for professional development and future research studies.

Course Learning Outcomes

  • Apply cognitive, laboratory and creative skills to investigate complex medical, biomedical, allied health or health science constructs, ideas and issue by undertaking and evaluating research activities.
  • Apply communication and collaboration skills to present findings, collaborate with diverse audiences and justify conclusions in professional contexts.
  • Reflect critically on a complex body of medical, biomedical, allied health or health science knowledge, research principles and methods to demonstrate mastery in the field.
  • Use high-level self-management skills and independent judgement to plan and execute a substantial research project.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Research Preparation: Principles and Approaches 
  • Thesis Preparation 
  • Advances in Medical Science 
  • Testing and Analysis of Human Performance 
  • Biostatistics 
  • Evidence-Based Practice 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

240 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 097271G

  • All applicants are required to have a Bachelor's degree in a relevant science area i.e. Medicine, Medical Science, Biomedical Science, Health Science, Occupational Therapy, Occupational Health and Safety, Occupational Hygiene, Speech Pathology, Paramedicine, Physiotherapy, Exercise and Sports Science with a course Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 65 or higher, with equivalents considered.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    33800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33800 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    22750 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22750 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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