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MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIENCES
5 years February
RM101,970 Malaysian student
RM117,600 International student 2021 fees per year
Professionally accredited Clinical training
YOUR INTERVIEW We ’ re not just looking for students with the highest test scores . We ’ re also looking for students with qualities essential for a successful medical career like critical thinking , empathy , ethical reasoning and motivation . For that , Monash uses the Multiple Mini Interview format to assess your potential . The process involves four sequential interviews taking about 10 minutes each . For more information , visit monash . edu . my / mmi
RELATED COURSES After completing this course , you can opt to study an extra year for the Bachelor of Medical Science ( Honours ). Learn more on page 35 .

BACHELOR OF MEDICAL SCIENCE AND DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

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Our course lets you commence your medical studies from day one and equips you with the knowledge , skills and attributes to begin your career as a medical practitioner .
With a comprehensive and interdisciplinary approach to medical training , this course is equivalent to that offered at Monash University ’ s Australian campus . The selection criteria , learning objectives and assessments are identical .
This course draws on Monash ’ s world-leading expertise in medical practice and research , and our school ’ s particular strengths in the cardiometabolic field , infection and immunity , global public health and neuroscience . Many of our graduates have gone on to practise in Australia .
Our approach to learning
Problem-based learning is a key integrating feature in the early years of this course . It ’ s a case-based method of teaching , with each session giving you context for the course objectives and content so that you ’ re aware of the relevance of the curriculum and its components to medicine and medical practice . You ’ ll be encouraged to discuss the situation presented in the case narrative , and to identify scientific and clinical details that may be relevant to the case and the week ’ s classes .
Professionally accredited
This course is accredited by :
• Malaysian Medical Council
• Australian Medical Council
• Sri Lanka Medical Council
• Medical Council of Thailand
• Medical Council of India .
Where you ’ ll be
The entire medical course is completed in Malaysia with the exception of three months in your final year , where you ’ ll be based in clinical settings in Australia . You can take on additional components of Years two , three , four and five in Australia , subject to the availability of clinical places .
Year 1
Sunway City campus You ’ ll start with the basic medical and behavioural sciences within interdisciplinary units , with a major focus on clinical issues through problem-based cases and visits to clinical sites .
Year 2
Sunway City campus You ’ ll continue to learn the basic medical and behavioural sciences , while participating in community placements and working with clients of welfare agencies . You ’ ll also spend time in the hospital and clinics at Segamat .
Year 3
Clinical School Johor Bahru You ’ ll study integrated medicine and surgery , which will be taught using a series of problem-based learning and bedside teaching sessions in clinical settings .
Year 4
Clinical School Johor Bahru and Sultanah Aminah Hospital You ’ ll engage with core clinical rotations in women ’ s and children ’ s health , general practice , and psychological medicine .
Year 5
Clinical School Johor Bahru , Sultanah Aminah Hospital , and in Australia Your final year is structured as a series of pre-intern placements , where you ’ ll complete your degree by gaining wider experience in important disciplines and specific areas of interest through a range of urban , rural and overseas settings .
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