Graduate Certificate in Allergic Diseases

  • Effective from: 2018
  • Approved Abbreviation: GradCertAllergicDis
  • Western Sydney University Program Code: 4755
  • AQF Level: 8

Program Status: 

This program applies to students who commenced in 2018 or later.

The Graduate Certificate in Allergic Diseases is designed for local and international medical practitioners seeking advanced theoretical and technical knowledge about immunological and clinical aspects of allergic diseases. The yearlong, online program will provide students with an in depth understanding of the scientific basis for the diagnosis and treatment of patients with common allergic diseases. Program materials will focus on the latest theories and evidence based information that informs current clinical allergy practice. Students must attend two compulsory written exams as part of the assessment for this subject.

Study Mode

One year part-time

Program Advice

Dr Miriam Codarini
 

Prospective students should visit the following websites for general enquiries about this program.

Enquire about this program| Local Admission | International Admission |

Location

Campus Attendance Mode Advice
Online Part Time Online See above

Admission

Applicants must be qualified and registered medical practitioners (doctors). Local and international applicants will be eligible to enrol in this program.

Applicants seeking admission on the basis of work experience must support their application with a Statement of Service for all work experience listed on the application. 

Statement of Service form

Applications from Australian and New Zealand citizens and holders of permanent resident visas may be made via the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) or directly through the Western Portal. Use the links below to apply via UAC or Western Sydney University. Applications made directly to Western Sydney do not have an application fee.

http://www.uac.edu.au/
https://westernsydney.uac.edu.au/ws/

Applicants who have undertaken studies overseas may have to provide proof of proficiency in English. Local applicants who are applying through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) will find details of minimum English proficiency requirements and acceptable proof on the UAC website. Local applicants applying directly to the University should also use the information provided on the UAC website.

http://www.uac.edu.au/

All other International applicants must apply directly to the University via the International Office.  

International students applying to the University through the International Office can find details of minimum English proficiency requirements and acceptable proof on their website.

International Office

Overseas qualifications must be deemed by the Australian Education International - National Office of Overseas Skills Recognition (AEI-NOOSR) to be equivalent to Australian qualifications in order to be considered by UAC and Western Sydney University.

Special Requirements Prerequisites

Students must supply a certified copy of their medical degree (MBBS, MBChB or equivalent qualification) and current medical registration, and proof of proficiency in English (if medical qualification was obtained overseas) at the time of application.

Program Structure

Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 40 credit points which include the subjects listed in the recommended sequence below.

Recommended Sequence

Plan of Study Grid
Year 1
1H sessionCredit Points
MEDI 7002 Allergic Sciences 1 20
 Credit Points20
2H session
MEDI 7003 Allergic Sciences 2 20
 Credit Points20
 Total Credit Points40