The management of acute and chronic common medical problems in a rural hospital setting. Includes gastroenterology, endocrinology, neurology, oncology, rheumatology, rehabilitation medicine and infectious diseases.
|Paper title||Medical Specialties in Rural Settings|
|Teaching period||Semester 2 (Distance learning)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,509.38|
|International Tuition Fees||Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.|
- GENX 721
- Limited to
- PGCertRPHP, PGDipGP, PGDipPHC, PGDipRPHP
- Includes one period of residential study.
Leigh-Ann Moir - Rural PG administrator: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Teaching staff
- Teaching Arrangements
This Distance Learning paper is a combination of remote and in-person teaching
(e.g., students are required to attend one 5-day in-person residential/block course.)
- Recommended readings supplied
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Lifelong learning, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy.
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- Learning Outcomes
- Students who successfully complete the paper will demonstrate the ability to manage acute and common medical problems in rural hospitals.