SMTP3007 - SMTP Elective I
Faculty of Medicine (Sydney Medical School) - 0 credit points
HECS Band three
Domestic Fee: $0
International Fee: $0
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All Combined MedicalDegree Students are required to complete a 5 day Observational Elective Placement during their undergraduate degree. Students can elect their own area of study for this unit. They are required to visit a research institute, centre or hospital to observe an area of interest and to investigate a personal interest in Medical Practice/Medical Research or a concept/linkage to the community.
Each year there are also alimited number of Rural location placements available to Combined Medical Degree students to satisfy the Observational Elective Placement requirement of the program.
All students are required to complete the following checks before their placement:
Working with Children check (valid for 3 years from date of issue)
Criminal record check (valid for 3 years from date of issue)
Have all current NSW Health required vaccinations
After completion of the placement, each student is required to submit a personal reflection of his or her experience (approximately 1000 words).