Medicine (Critical Care Medicine), Master | Online | University of Sydney | Australia
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Medicine (Critical Care Medicine)

12 months
52500 AUD/year
33000 AUD/year
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The Medicine (Critical Care Medicine) program at the University of Sydney has been designed by critical care clinicians for doctors interested in emergency medicine, anaesthetics and intensive care medicine. 


The Medicine (Critical Care Medicine) program at the University of Sydney will help you develop the knowledge and skills needed to become a well-rounded, informed and analytical clinician. Designed for busy working doctors, this course is delivered online with some units of study that include intensive (1 or 2 day) face-to-face workshops.

The structure of the Master of Medicine (Critical Care Medicine) is flexible and allows you to pace your study and tailor your learning to your needs and interests. Coursework is provided in anatomy, pathology, physiology and pharmacology to help you prepare for college barrier examinations. In anaesthetics and intensive care medicine, you can pursue highly coveted expertise in neuromonitoring, pain management, mechanical ventilation or extracorporeal life support. If emergency medicine is your interest, you may choose coursework in retrieval medicine, point of care ultrasound or clinical reasoning and communication.

Career Pathways 

The course provides advanced postgraduate training for students who intend to pursue a career in emergency medicine, anaesthetics or intensive care medicine.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Acute Pain
  • Anatomy for Critical Care 
  • Basic Infectious Diseases 
  • Basic Respiratory Medicine 
  • Cardiology 
  • Clinical Reasoning and Communication  
  • Essential Imaging for Clinicians 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Not available to student visa holders or to offshore international students. International students in Australia on other visas with study rights may apply.
  • current medical registration in an Australian or New Zealand jurisdiction; and
  • current or prior employment as a medical practitioner in a clinical setting in an Australian or New Zealand jurisdiction.
  • English language results
  • Academic transcripts

CRICOS Number: 00026A

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    52500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52500 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    33000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33000 AUD per year during 12 months.


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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