Master of Medicine
Learn how to diagnose and manage skin cancer cases
Become a skin cancer specialist in your clinical practice or in a research and policy role. This Masters by Coursework will empower you to differentiate between skin lesions, interpret pathology results and make appropriate treatment choices.
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For more than a century, The University of Queensland (UQ) has delivered knowledge leadership for a better world. The most prestigious and widely recognised rankings of world universities consistently place UQ among the world's top universities. UQ has also won more national teaching awards than any other Australian university. This commitment to quality teaching empowers our 56,000 current students, who study across UQ’s three campuses, to create positive change for society.
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- Gain in-demand expertise in the diagnosis and management of skin cancer.
- Benefit from a program that's fully delivered online, including readings, lectures, group discussions and case studies, with assessments and examinations also administered online.
- Join the leading provider of medical education and research in Queensland at UQ Medicine.
- General practitioner
- Hospital specialist
- Skin clinic specialist
To be eligible for entry, you'll need:
- an approved degree in medicine; and
- 2 years full-time (or equivalent) post-qualification clinical practice, approved by the executive dean; and
- have access to, and any necessary permissions for, the use of appropriate and sufficient clinical cases in order to complete the program.
English Proficiency Requirements
All applicants must satisfy the UQ English language proficiency requirements for admission.
If you've completed previous study, you may be eligible to receive credit for – or exemption from – certain subjects in a UQ program. Assessment of prior learning and the granting of credit or exemption will be consistent with the Recognition of Prior Learning Policy (limits in section 2.4).
The Master of Medicine (Skin Cancer) degree is a coursework degree program designed to provide comprehensive training in the diagnosis and management of skin cancer in both the primary care and specialist settings and builds on the foundation of the courses in the Graduate Certificate in Medicine (Skin Cancer). It is designed for all medical practitioners who work in the field of skin cancer. Upon completion, graduates will have received advanced instruction on skin cancer diagnosis and management including instruction on the critical evaluation of published research. The course is delivered entirely online.