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Graduate Certificate in Systems Medicine (GradCertSysMed)
- C1152GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN SYSTEMS MEDICINE
- Course Outline
- Course Structure
- Course Plans
|Title||Graduate Certificate in Systems Medicine (GradCertSysMed)|
|Study Level||Graduate Certificate|
|Organisational Unit||Graduate Research|
Academic Chair: Dr Garth Maker | Email: G.Maker@murdoch.edu.au | Tel: 9360 1288
|Qualification||Graduate Certificate in Systems Medicine (GradCertSysMed)|
|Duration||6 months full-time or part-time equivalent|
|Availability||Murdoch campus (internal)|
|Restriction||All graduate courses are subject to restriction.|
|Description||This 6-month Graduate Certificate course is designed to train students in omics science technologies Students will gain extensive theoretical knowledge and practical experience from researchers at the forefront of systems medicine. On completion of this course, graduates will have high level of multidisciplinary expertise to meet the skills currently sought by employers in academia/industry/healthcare sectors. Students will undertake 12 points of taught coursework.|
|Admission Requirements: Onshore course offerings||A recognised Bachelor Degree(AQF Level 7) with a GPA of 2.5 or higher, including studies in either biochemistry or chemistry AND either mathematics or statistics. Applicants who can show equivalent knowledge through vocational training and/or experience will be considered.
Equivalent of an Academic IELTS overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0.
|Course Learning Outcomes||On completion of this course, graduates will be able to:
CLO1: Explain the theory of different omics techniques and their application in systems medicine
CLO2: Recognise and explain the applicability of systems medicine within different clinical domains
CLO3: Critically analyse and interpret complex omics datasets
|Employment Prospects||In research institutes, hospitals, industries within health care; scientific professional, technical professional and academia|
|Main research areas||Phenomics, systems medicine, bioinformatics, clinical areas (aging, cardiometabolic diseases, maternal and early life), omics science|
|Internet Access Requirements||Murdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.|
BIO512 Introduction to Systems Medicine - 3 points
BIO513 Introduction to bioinformatics and data science - 3 points
Select from the following:
BIO514 Systems Medicine in Maternal and Early Life - 3 points
BIO515 Systems Medicine in Cardiometabolic Disease - 3 points
BIO516 Systems Medicine in Brain Health and Neuropathology - 3 points
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