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GENA729 Medical Specialties in Rural Hospitals

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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 Hospitals
Paper code GENA729
Subject General Practice
EFTS 0.125
Points 15 points
Teaching period 1st Non standard period (12 July 2021 - 6 December 2021) (Distance learning)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,444.50
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,337.00

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Restriction
GENX 721
Limited to
PGCertRPHP, PGDipGP, PGDipPHC, PGDipRPHP
Notes
Includes one period of residential study.
Contact

rural.postgrad@otago.ac.nz

Teaching staff
Steve Withington and Emma Davey
Teaching Arrangements
Distance learning and residential component
Textbooks
Recommended readings supplied
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will demonstrate the ability to manage acute and common medical problems in rural hospitals.

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Timetable

1st Non standard period (12 July 2021 - 6 December 2021)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Moodle

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 Hospitals
Paper code GENA729
Subject General Practice
EFTS 0.125
Points 15 points
Teaching period Semester 2 (11 July 2022 - 16 December 2022) (Distance learning)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2022 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Restriction
GENX 721
Limited to
PGCertRPHP, PGDipGP, PGDipPHC, PGDipRPHP
Notes
Includes one period of residential study.
Contact

Leigh-Ann Moir - Rural PG administrator: rural.postgrad@otago.ac.nz

Teaching staff

Steve Withington
Emma Davey

Teaching Arrangements
Distance learning and residential component
Textbooks
Recommended readings supplied
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will demonstrate the ability to manage acute and common medical problems in rural hospitals.

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Timetable

Semester 2 (11 July 2022 - 16 December 2022)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Moodle