Course code: #5099
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This degree at Griffith will help you take your first step to becoming a doctor.
You will develop the skills, knowledge and attributes necessary to succeed as an intern through Team-based learning, small group practical and clinical skills sessions, extensive clinical placements, and considerable online resources.
As a graduate, you will be caring and competent and have a fundamental understanding of the science of medicine.
You will develop communication skills and learn about the art and science of medicine in its broader social and ethical context.
You will participate in extensive clinical placements in healthcare facilities ranging from rural settings to the Gold Coast University Hospital.
You will also understand the importance of lifelong learning and learn to be resourceful in seeking information and adapting to new technologies.
The Doctor of Medicine is an AQF Level 9 Masters Extended degree.
Performance in a Graduate Medical School Admissions Test (GAMSAT) or Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) - applicants must achieve a minimum score of 50 in each GAMSAT section or 123 in each MCAT section.
Work-integrated learning activities (professional placements) integrate theoretical learning with its application in the workplace.
The inclusion of work-integrated learning activities in the degree program demonstrates Griffith's commitment to preparing its graduates for success in their working life.
|Cost of living||1 person||$8,568|
|Accommodation||1 bed room||$16,300|
The Direct Entry Program (DEP) pathway is not accepted for this program.
The Doctor of Medicine (MD) program at Griffith University is a GRADUATE ENTRY program.
As such, ALL applicants are to have completed or be in the final year of completing an undergraduate degree before they are eligible to apply for entry.
Applicants to the MD are encouraged from all degree backgrounds.
The medical selection criteria comprise three essential components:
The GPA will be added to the admissions test score (50:50) by converting GPA and admissions test result to a percentage score to rank applicants and to determine whether applicants are shortlisted for an interview.
Applicants must have achieved a minimum GPA of 5.0 (using a 7-point scale) in their most recent Bachelor's or other key degrees.
A key degree is a Bachelor's degree, Honours degree, Master's (coursework or research) or a PhD.
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