24 months
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46900 AUD/year
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About

The Clinical Research course at Monash University enables you to specialise in clinical research or translational medicine.    

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Overview

 The Clinical Research course at Monash University  will allow you to develop a detailed understanding of biostatistics, epidemiology, data management, clinical trials, clinical measurement, ethical practice, systematic reviews and meta-analysis, and critical appraisal of the scientific literature for application in research and clinical practice

In these studies, you will gain knowledge and skills in biostatistics, epidemiology, data management, clinical trials, clinical measurement, ethical practice, systematic reviews and meta-analysis, and critical appraisal of quantitative scientific literature for application in research and clinical practice.

Outcomes  

Upon successful completion of this course it is expected that you will be able to:

  • competently search the scientific literature using verified methods to address questions regarding diagnosis, treatment, prognosis or harm
  • critically appraise and interpret the scientific literature to inform clinical practice, or further research, within both an Australian and international context
  • independently design and execute small clinical studies, analyse data using statistical software packages, and communicate findings in the research and the clinical setting
  • communicate theoretical and practical knowledge regarding the safe and ethical conduct of clinical and epidemiological studies to research and clinical professionals

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Systematic reviews and meta-analysis
  • Research methods  
  • Clinical trials
  • Ethics, good research practice and practical research methods

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International students can apply for a place anytime throughout the year. 

Credits

72 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 102718B 
    • Entry Level 1

    An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline with at least a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 60% or an equivalent GPA as determined by the Faculty.

    • Entry Level 2:

    An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline with at least a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 60% or an equivalent GPA as determined by the Faculty and a minimum of two years of relevant work experience.

    OR

    An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline with a research Honours, or a medical degree or a Monash University Bachelor of Public Health Science degree; with at least a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 60% or an equivalent GPA as determined by the Faculty.

    Applicants need to provide relevant work experience or statement from employer to substantiate period of employment.

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      46900 AUD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 46900 AUD per year during 24 months.
    • National

      31500 AUD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 31500 AUD per year during 24 months.
    • Fees for domestic students: Commonwealth supported place (CSP)

    Living costs for Melbourne

    1501 - 2659 AUD /month
    Living costs

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

    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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