Diabetes Mellitus:Diagnosis & Management
Not available in 2012
Previously offered in 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
MEDI6100 is a core course. It consolidates and extends learning about critical issues in diabetes prevention, diagnosis and management, broadens understanding of community-based aspects of diabetes and further develops understanding of the relevance of literature review and evidence-based medicine. It will assist candidates to identify key practice issues appropriate for the Practice Audit and provide further understanding and knowledge to complement the Clinical Attachment.
To gain a greater knowledge of diagnosis and management issues associated with diabetes
To develop /enhance high level diagnosis and management skills
To develop / enhance self-directed learning skills;
To provide clinical knowledge to assist with other courses within program
A series of paper-based cases will explore issues in diabetes mellitus, including review and extension of the key themes developed during the Introduction to Diabetes Care. These paper-based cases will be issued at approximately six-week intervals.
Knowledge equivalent to that gained in an MBBS degree and from the course, Introduction to Diabetes Care, will be assumed. Participants must be medical practitioners working in area of diabetes care.
Modes of Delivery
Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
Problem Based Learning
Self Directed Learning
Self Directed Learning: for 10 hour(s) per Week for Full Term