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UNSW Medicine Short Courses

Accelerate your career with evidence-based short courses from UNSW Medicine.

  • No 1. in research impact


    We're the no.1 University in Australia for Research Impact

  • Led by industry innovators


    Research-focused and hands-on learning taught by leading educators, researchers and health professionals

  • Top 50 in the world


    We're one of the world's top 50 medical faculties

Accelerate your career

The Australian healthcare sector is a unique environment with a distinct set of challenges. Our suite of short courses offers a tailored learning experience to reach your individual career goals, contributing to your continuing professional development across a range of clinical and non-clinical settings.

Postgraduate pathways

Each short course awards points towards your Faculty of Medicine Executive Certificate in Health (FMECH), which can be achieved by attaining 15 points. Once you have achieved your certificate it can be submitted for Recognition of Prior Learning for 6 Units of Credit towards a Postgraduate Course in Medicine at UNSW. Please note you must complete the optional assessments in order to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning.

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Attend all courses in a series to develop a complementary skillset or choose individual courses to address a specific development area.

As you step up to management positions, you must build the skills to respond to these challenges and navigate leadership in this dynamic environment. UNSW Medicine has partnered with AGSM @ UNSW Business School to combine best-practice leadership and management thinking with our deep understanding of the healthcare sector to deliver evidence-based short courses.

Series 1

From clinicians to healthcare leaders

Series 2

Moving towards value-based health care (VBHC)

Series 3

General Short Courses for the Future of Work in Health

Series 1

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UNSW Medicine has a rich history in building the future of the health industry. For more than 60 years, our leading educators, researchers and clinicians have translated discoveries into breakthrough cures, public health strategies and policies, and turned high achieving students into leaders of healthcare.

Accelerate your healthcare career

Contact the AGSM Client Engagement Team to discuss the right option to support your career goals.

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