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AVME804 International Assistance Operations

2021 information for papers will be published in early September. 

Conducting a review; governance models for assistance operations; management of networks; personnel issues; telemedicine; ethical dilemmas; risk management strategies; medical equipment; major incident management; audit and continuous quality improvement models.

Paper title International Assistance Operations
Paper code AVME804
Subject Aviation Medicine
EFTS 0.2500
Points 30 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,857.50
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $10,363.00

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Limited to
MAeroRT, MAvMed, MHealSc (Endorsed)

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Teaching staff

Course Director: Graham Denyer

Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised

Global perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes

Students who successfully complete the paper will develop:

  • The skilled use of research techniques
  • An understanding of international assistance operations in an international context
  • An understanding of resources available for international assistance
  • An understanding of techniques for international assistance

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Second Semester

Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system