Master of Infectious Diseases

General

Programme Description

This course provides advanced training in the field of infectious diseases including topics in Medical Microbiology, Tropical Infectious Diseases, and Public and Environmental Health Microbiology.

This course includes an individual research project or a practicum in the State Pathology Laboratory Service.

Course structure details

Core

Take all units (72 points):
  • MICR5829 Foundations of Infectious Diseases (6)
  • MICR5830 Principles of Mycology and Parasitology (6)
  • MICR5831 Molecular and Cellular Microbiology Part 1 (6)
  • MICR5832 Diagnostic Medical Microbiology (6)
  • MICR5833 Antimicrobial Agents (6)
  • MICR5834 Tropical, Travel and Remote Area Infectious Diseases (6)
  • MICR5835 Vectors of Infectious Diseases and Vector Control (6)
  • MICR5836 Public and Environmental Health Microbiology (6)
  • MICR5842 Principles of Infection and Immunity (6)
  • MICR5846 Molecular and Cellular Microbiology Part 2 (6)
  • PUBH4403 Epidemiology I (6)
  • PUBH5761 Epidemiology and Control of Communicable Diseases (6)

Option - Group A

Take unit(s) to the value of 24 points from either the research project pair or the practicum pair:
  • MICR5838 Research Project in Infectious Diseases Part 1 (12)
  • MICR5839 Practicum in Infectious Diseases Part 1 (12)
  • MICR5840 Practicum in Infectious Diseases Part 2 (12)
  • MICR5841 Research Project in Infectious Diseases Part 2 (12)
  • MICR5843 Research Project in Infectious Diseases Part 3 (12)
  • MICR5844 Research Project in Infectious Diseases Part 4 (12)

Admission Requirements

Last updated Mar 2020

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