Doctor of Medicine

Flinders University

The Doctor of Medicine is an integrated program that provides an alternative to the traditional pathway from secondary school to an undergraduate medical course. Students graduate with a Doctor of Medicine that is comparable to the 6 year MBBS programs for school leavers. They must then complete a year as a paid hospital intern before qualifying for full registration in Australia.

Course Fee:


International: $262,000

Entry Requirements:

Applicants must: -Hold an approved undergraduate degree or equivalent qualification from an approved tertiary institution -Sit the Graduate Medical Schools Admission Test (GAMSAT) or North American Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT) -Attend an interview. For further information refer to: http://www.flinders.edu.au/medicine/sites/medical-course/domestic-applicants/admission-requirements.cfm

Structure:

Throughout the course there are 3 broad topics or themes: Doctor and Patient: The practical communication, examination and procedural skills essential for effective interaction between the doctor and patients and for constructive interaction with other health professionals. Knowledge of Health and Illness: Knowledge of the structure, function and development of the normal human body at all levels of organisation, from the molecular and cellular to the whole individual. Health Professions and Society: Consideration of health and illness in the wider contexts of family, cultural group, community and political and economic influences in society.

Subjects you can Study:

Medicine

Recognition:

Students graduate with a Doctor of Medicine that is comparable to the 6 year MBBS programs for school leavers. They must then complete a year as a paid hospital intern before qualifying for full registration in Australia.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00114A

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Bedford Park No info No Full time 4 years
Flinders is a leading international university in Australia, distinguished by its boldness, vigour and imagination. The University has a record of excellence and innovation in teaching, research and community engagement.

While the main campus is located in the suburb of Bedford Park, just a short drive south of Adelaide's Central Business District and easily accessible by public transport, the University's geographical footprint also stretches across South Australia, Western Victoria and the Northern Territory.

Flinders has over 2,600 staff and more than 26,100 students, with over 5,400 coming from countries as diverse as Canada, India and Kenya. Its graduates are encouraged to be knowledgeable, to communicate effectively, and to develop skills to connect across boundaries and tackle major challenges.

Flinders has led the way in providing access to higher education for individuals who did not traditionally aspire to University, and offers a choice of pathways that cater to people from a variety of backgrounds.

Offering over 140 undergraduate and 280 postgraduate courses, Flinders prides itself on the quality of its programs and the attention given to the learning experience of its students.

Provider CRICOS: 00114A

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