Courses Handbook 2006 - [Archived]

301527 v.2 Graduate Certificate in Hospital Infection Control


Course CRICOS Code: 041929M
Registered full-time Duration for International Onshore Students on student visas: 0.5 Years


This course brings together health professionals from diverse disciplines to present a comprehensive course dealing with all aspects of modern infection control.

Course Entry Requirements/Prerequisites

An approved undergraduate degree in medical science, nursing or equivalent.

Specific Requirements

Applicants for this course should refer to the Communicable Diseases and Criminal Record Screening and Clearance Section of this publication.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Applications for recognition of prior learning are assessed on an individual basis.

Duration and Availability

This fee-paying course is one semester full-time or equivalent part-time study. Some units may be available externally.

Additional Course Expenses

Students may be expected to purchase a number of textbooks, readers and other essential study materials.

Course Structure



Year 1 Semester 1

301468 v.2   Nosocomial Microorganisms 631 3.0 25.0
301523 v.2   Control of Infection 631 3.0 25.0
301524 v.2   Epidemiology of Infections 631 3.0 25.0
301525 v.2   Infection Control Nursing 631 3.0 25.0


Availability Information has not been provided by the respective School or Area. Prospective/current students should contact the School or Area listed above for further information.

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