Course Study Plan:
PSP-52530-1
Course:
Master of Infectious Diseases (coursework and dissertation) (52530)

Year 1

Semester 1
Semester 2

Year 2

Semester 1
Semester 2

^ This unit is held in the Winter teaching period  
 
Note: Students planning to enrol part-time should contact the Course Director for advice on unit selection. It is essential to complete MICR5829 Foundations of Infectious Diseases prior to enrolling in MICR5832 Diagnostic Medical Microbiology. Completion of at least 48 points is normally required prior to taking the Research Project units. 
 
This study plan is an example of a full-time load of four units per semester. 
The standard minimum completion time is two years. The maximum completion time is five years.

Unit listing

Take all Core units. Take either (Group C coursework units with either Group A Research Project or Group B Research Practicum, 48 points) or take Group D Extended Research Project 48 points.

Take all units (48 points):

unit codeunit name
MICR5829Foundations of Infectious Diseases
MICR5830Principles of Mycology and Parasitology
MICR5831Molecular and Cellular Microbiology Part 1
MICR5832Diagnostic Medical Microbiology
MICR5842Principles of Infection and Immunity
MICR5846Molecular and Cellular Microbiology Part 2
PUBH4403Epidemiology I
PUBH5761Epidemiology and Control of Communicable Diseases

Take unit(s) to the value of 24 points:

A Research Project

unit codeunit name
MICR5838Research Project in Infectious Diseases Part 1 (12 points)
MICR5841Research Project in Infectious Diseases Part 2 (12 points)

Take unit(s) to the value of 24 points:

B Research Practicum

unit codeunit name
MICR5839Research Practicum in Infectious Diseases Part 1 (12 points)
MICR5840Research Practicum in Infectious Diseases Part 2 (12 points)

Take unit(s) to the value of 24 points:

C Coursework units

unit codeunit name
MICR5833Antimicrobial Agents
MICR5834Tropical, Travel and Remote Area Infectious Diseases
MICR5835Vectors of Infectious Diseases and Vector Control
MICR5836Public and Environmental Health Microbiology

Take unit(s) to the value of 48 points:

D Extended Research Project

unit codeunit name
MICR5843Extended Research Project in Infectious Diseases Part 1 (12 points)
MICR5844Extended Research Project in Infectious Diseases Part 2 (12 points)
MICR5845Extended Research Project in Infectious Diseases Part 3 (12 points)
MICR5848Extended Research Project in Infectious Diseases Part 4 (12 points)