In a nutshell
If you are currently a health or medical science professional who is looking to give their career a boost by gaining an understanding of the latest trends and innovation in the field, then this Graduate Certificate in Medical Science Innovation qualification from UTS Online could be an ideal course for you.
This contemporary course is designed for people looking to be innovation and development leaders within their organisations. By studying essential topics such as precision medicine, innovation in medical technology, global health systems and how to use data science and big data to drive decision making, you will gain crucial knowledge that will allow you to become the go-to person on new developments in the fields of medical science and health. You will be able to future-proof your career by being at the forefront of medical and patient care research and innovation.
This course is delivered 100% online, allowing you to effectively balance study with your other commitments.
What you’ll need
To be eligible for this course you need to have completed a UTS-recognised bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in a medical, biotechnology, biomedical, pharmacology, pharmacy, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, audiology, nursing or biomedical engineering field.
Local applicants with international qualifications must also satisfy English language requirements with an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) overall score of 6.5 and a writing score of 6.0.
While completing the Graduate Certificate in Medical Science Innovation qualification from UTS Online, you will study the following subjects (24 credit points total):
- Precision Medicine (6 CP)
- Innovations in Medical Technology (6 CP)
- Science and Big Data (6 CP)
- Global Health Systems (3 CP)
- Planetary Health (3 CP)
Why UTS Online?
Technology is driving change. At UTS Online we use the latest learning technology to help you get ahead and stay ahead in a changing world, faster.
UTS is the top-ranked young university in Australia and ranked 11th globally*.
Our 100% online postgraduate courses give you the opportunity to access our world-class education wherever you are.
Our courses are created by leading industry academics who partner with organisations operating at the edge of progress.
The courses are delivered through an innovative and interactive online platform, designed by experts in online education who understand how to make lessons personal and engaging.
With UTS Online, you’ll develop the skills and knowledge you need for your immediate future as well as the capability to keep adapting as new technologies, new career environments and new social challenges change our world even more.
*QS Top 50 Under 50, 2020
You'll have the support you need to succeed with a dedicated Student Success Advisor who will navigate and motivate you through to graduation day.