UWA Handbook 2017

Course details

Doctor of Surgery

This degree is of a higher standing than the Doctor of Philosophy and is awarded for independent and original research which constitutes a substantial and distinguished contribution to the knowledge and understanding of any branch of learning with which the Faculty is concerned. The candidate's work should demonstrate a high degree of innovative thinking in terms of the development and testing of hypotheses and discovery, and should be recognised as such by the scientific community.

Course overview

Course overview

Course titleDoctor of Surgery
Award abbreviationDS
Course code90930
Course typehigher doctorate
Statuscurrent / 2017
Administered byFaculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
COURSE DETAILS
  
Intake periodsThroughout the year
Attendance typepart-time only
Delivery modeunknown mode
Locations offeredUWA (Perth)
Course Coordinator(s)Higher Degrees Committee
ENQUIRIES AND COURSE ADVICE
  
Course adviceManager (Student Affairs)
6488 5084
studentaffairs-fmdhs@uwa.edu.au

Prospective students should see the Future Students website for details on admission requirements, intake periods, fees, availability to international students, careers information etc.

Course structure

Course structure

The University Policy on: Higher Doctorates applies to the Doctor of Surgery.


See also the rules for the course and the Student Rules.

Rules

Rules

Applicability of the Student Rules, policies and procedures

The University Policy on: Higher Doctorates applies to the Doctor of Surgery.