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GENA727 Surgical Specialties in Rural Hospitals

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The management of common surgical problems appropriate to be managed in a rural hospital setting. Includes general surgery, urology, vascular surgery, ophthalmology and ENT.

Paper title Surgical Specialties in Rural Hospitals
Paper code GENA727
Subject General Practice
EFTS 0.125
Points 15 points
Teaching period Semester 2 (11 July 2022 - 16 December 2022) (Distance learning)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,469.00
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,443.63
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,443.63

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GENX 722
Limited to

Leigh-Ann Moir - Rural PG Administrator:

Teaching staff

Richard Clinghan

Teaching Arrangements
Distance learning and residential (four days)

Readings supplied at the start of the paper.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, Critical thinking, Ethics, Information literacy.
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Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will demonstrate the ability to manage common surgical problems in rural hospitals.

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Semester 2 (11 July 2022 - 16 December 2022)

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