Graduate Diploma in Surgical Science
The Graduate Diploma in Surgical Science is an entry/exit point within the nested Master of Surgical Science program, which is designed for students who are eligible to practice medicine in Australia and are planning a career in surgery or a proceduralist speciality. The content of the program is based on the JDocs Framework from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) and provide students with foundational knowledge and some skills relevant for entering surgical training.
Students will benefit from working as a doctor while they are studying as some subjects require students to draw on their clinical experience. Most subjects require attendance at up to two study days and up to two webinars each semester.
Indicative total course fee:
Typical course fee for 2018:
Only available part time
The typical course fee per year is calculated on the basis of one full-time year of study (1 EFTSL). If a course duration is less than one year, you will pay the indicative total course fee. Actual fees vary depending on the subjects you are taking. The University reviews fees annually. The indicative total course fee is based on typical subject enrolments, and includes an indexation of 5% per annum. More information about tuition fees.
If you have completed post-secondary study, you may be eligible for credit/advanced standing towards your studies at the University. Find out more.