Course Description

Information regarding this program can also be obtained from the UNSW Medicine website

This is a one year research program offered to students in the six year Medicine program or Arts/Medicine who have achieved a high standard in their studies. Those who complete the research program in conjunction with the six year curriculum will be eligible for the award of the degree BSc(Med)Hons.

In general the aims of the year, normally spent in supervised research, are to enable the student to acquire an appreciation of the value of observation and research in the development of medical science, to determine the 'current state of knowledge' in a defined field, to provide experience in the written and spoken presentation of scientific information and scholarly research, and to provide an invaluable background in basic research philosophy and techniques on which a subsequent career in specialised medical research may be built, and develop an understanding of, and ability to interpret research that underpins evidenced-based clinical practice. This year enables the student to gain experience in the written and spoken presentation of scientific information.



Duration

1 years full time,

Starting dates

February, June, September

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Science & Mathematics undergraduate courses at University of New South Wales (UNSW) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 60.3% (national average 67.0%)
Improved skills: 83.7% (national average 85.0%)
Overall satisfaction: 84.8% (national average 83.7%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from University of New South Wales (UNSW). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Science & Mathematics undergraduate courses at University of New South Wales (UNSW) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 69.8% (national average 57.2%)
Studying full time: 36.9% (national average 45.2%)
Median full time salary: $60,000 (national average $55,300)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 067725J
University of New South Wales (UNSW) Code: 3831

Entry Requirements

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