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Medicine (General Practice and Primary Health Care)

University of Sydney

Master
12 months
Duration
49000 AUD/year
30500 AUD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
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About

The Medicine (General Practice and Primary Health Care) program at the University of Sydney is designed for all doctors interested in this speciality, regardless of their level of experience. It will provide the necessary skills and knowledge base for those who wish to deepen their knowledge of primary health care.

Overview

The Medicine (General Practice and Primary Health Care) program at the University of Sydney will cover a wide range of relevant study areas, some specific to general practice and primary health care and others aimed at extending knowledge and skills in areas such as dermatology, diabetes and metabolic health, paediatrics, internal medicine, mental health and clinical teaching.

Designed for working professionals, the course is largely delivered online, using a case based approach that allows flexible integration of your studies with your professional and personal life. 

Future study options

Students with excellent results may be eligible to enrol in the Master of Medicine (Advanced) and complete a 12 credit point research project. Students are guided through the steps to plan and execute a substantial research project, and prepare a scholarly work which may be a paper for publication.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander Health 
  • Acute Pain 
  • Adolescent Sexual Health
  • Advanced Diabetes Management 
  • Basic Endocrinology 
  • Basic Gastroenterology 
  • Basic Respiratory Medicine 

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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).
7 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
96 (required)
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.
68 (required)

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Number: 00026A

  • Admission to the Master of Medicine (General Practice and Primary Health Care) requires a medical degree from the University of Sydney or equivalent qualification. 
  • The academic criteria that are displayed are applicable to currently available courses only, and are updated annually and may be changed without notice.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    49000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49000 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    30500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30500 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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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