Program structure & dates

Structure

The course content is divided into blocks and rotations, each focussing on a different aspect of medicine.

Phase Year Description Courses Codes
1 1
  • Block 1: Foundation Block
  • Block 2: Cardiorespiratory and Renal
  • Block 3: Endocrinology and Reproductive Health
Medicine 1A MEDI8011
Medicine 1B MEDI8012
Research project MEDI8013A
2
  • Block 4: Digestive Diseases and Nutrition
  • Block 5: Haematology, Oncology and Infectious
  • Block 6: Musculoskeletal and Neuroscience
  • Block 7: Consolidation

Medicine 2

MEDI8020A

MEDI8020B

Research project

MEDI8013B

2 3
  • Two curriculum blocks comprised of a series of clinical rotations:
  • Foundations of Internal Medicine and Surgery
  • Integrated Community and Child Health
Medicine 3 MEDI8030AMEDI8030B
4
  • Four clinical rotations:
  • Senior Medicine and Surgery Block
  • Acute Care Block
  • Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine Block
  • Women's Health and Newborn Care Block
Elective  
Medicine 4

MEDI8040A

MEDI8040B

* During Phase 1, students are required to complete a student research project. * During Phase 2, students are required to complete a clinical elective.

Year 1

Phase 1 - Teaching session 1 - 2018 - Medicine 1A (Block 1)

Events Dates
Start of teaching session 5 February 2018
End of teaching session 15 June 2018
Rural week (week beginning) 19 March 2018
Easter break 30 March - 6 April 2018
Exams (approx) N.B dates can be subject to change 13 April, 23 April, 14 June, 21-22 June 2018
Break 21 - 29 June 2018
Census Date 31 March 2018
ANU Student Services & Amenities fee due 9 March 2018

Phase 1 - Teaching session 2 - 2018  - Medicine 1B (Blocks 2 & 3)

Events Dates
Start of teaching session 2 July 2018
End of teaching session 20 November 2018
Mid-year break 16 - 20 July 2018
Teaching session 2 break 17 - 21 September 2018
Exams (approx) N.B date can be subject to change

4 October, 22 October,

26 November - 7 December 2018

Supplementary exams (week beginning) 17 December 2018
Census Date 31 August 2018
ANU Student Services & Amenities fee due 10 August 2018

Updated January 2018

Year 2

Phase 1 - Teaching session 1 - 2018 - Medicine 2 (Blocks 4 & 5)

Events Dates
Start of teaching session 29 January 2018
End of teaching session 8 June 2018
Easter / Research week 30 March - 6 April 2018
Exams (approx) N.B dates can be subject to change 23 or 30 April, 5 June, 14 - 15 June 2018
Census Date 31 March 2018
ANU Student Services & Amenities fee due 9 March 2018

Phase 1 - Teaching session 2 - 2018  - Medicine 2 (Blocks 6 & 7)

Events Dates
Start of teaching session 25 June 2018
End of teaching session 26 October 2018
Mid-year break 16 - 20 July 2018
Rural week (week beginning) 13 August 2018
Teaching session 2 break 17 - 21 September 2018
Exams (approx) N.B dates can be subject to change

24 September, 16 October, 23 October, 29 October, 5 - 7 November, 16 November 2018

Supplementary exam (week beginning) 3 December 2018
Census Date 31 August 2018
ANU Student Services & Amenities fee due 10 August 2018

Updated January 2018

Year 3

Phase 2 - Teaching session 1 - 2018 - Medicine 3

Events Dates
Start of teaching session 29 January 2018
End of teaching session 15 June 2018
Easter 30 March - 2 April 2018
Census Date 31 August 2018
ANU Student Services & Amenities fee due

10 August 2018

Phase 2 - Teaching session 2 - 2018  - Medicine 3

Events Dates
Start of teaching session 2 July 2018
End of teaching session 9 November 2018
Mid-year break 18 - 29 June 2018
Exams (approx) N.B dates can be subject to change 14 - 23 November 2018
Supplementary exam (week beginning) 10 December 2018
Census Date 31 August 2018
ANU Student Services & Amenities fee due 10 August 2018

Updated January 2018

Year 4

Phase 2 - Teaching session 1 - 2018 - Medicine 4

Events Dates
Clinical Elective 2 January - 31 January 2018
Start of teaching session 6 February 2018
End of teaching session 25 May 2018
Easter 30 March - 2 April 2018
Break 28 May - 1 June 2018
Census 31 August 2018
ANU Student Services & Amenities fee due 10 August 2018

Phase 2 - Teaching session 2 - 2018  - Medicine 4

Events Dates
Start of teaching session 4 June 2018
End of teaching session 28 September 2018
Mid-Year break 16 - 20 July 2018
Teaching break for exam study 2 - 5 October 2018
Exams (approx) N.B dates can be subject to change 8 - 19 October 2018
Supplementary exam (week beginning) 12 November 2018
Census Date 31 August 2018
ANU Student Services & Amenities fee due 10 August 2018

Updated January 2018

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