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This Master of Health Professions Education - Coursework and Dissertation from The University of Western Australia fosters interdisciplinary discussion and is designed to suit a range of health professionals who seek to develop their knowledge and skills in health professional education.
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Overview

Fundamental issues in health professions education are addressed and a range of options in the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences and the School of Allied Health are offered.

Career

This Master of Health Professions Education - Coursework and Dissertation 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
  • Introduction to 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

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
    Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    72 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    82

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  • Minimum required score:

    570

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, or an equivalent qualification, as recognised by UWA; 

or

  • a bachelor's degree in a health, biomedical or biological sciences-related discipline, or an equivalent qualification; and
  •  at least one year of relevant professional experience; 

or

  •  completed the Graduate Certificate in Health Professions Education or Graduate Diploma in Health Professions Education at UWA; and
  • the equivalent of a UWA weighted average mark of at least 65 per cent in all core units.
CRICOS: 058208E

Work Experience

At least 1 year(s) of work experience are required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38304 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 57450 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    21396 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32100 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
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Living costs for Perth

  • 1328 - 2370 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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