Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Master of Health Professional Education (coursework and dissertation) (90570)


How to apply

In addition to the attachments required in the application form applicants who are not graduates of this University must submit an original transcript or certified copy of their academic record for all tertiary qualifications to date.

Key information

  • 72 credit points
  • 3 semesters full time / up to 5 years part-time
  • Course code: 90570
  • Intake periods: Beginning of year only
  • Fees

Important dates


Applications accepted until late January.


Semester 1 2013: 25 February

This course is designed to suit a range of health professionals who seek to develop their knowledge and skills in health professional education. In addition, students are able to pursue a particular area of research interest as part of their dissertation project.

Course outline

Completion of a total of 72 points comprising three core units, one unit chosen as an elective and a 24-point dissertation. The elective units may be chosen from either the approved list offered by the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences or the approved list offered by the Faculty of Education.

Admission requirements

The degree of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from this University, or equivalent as recognised by the Faculty; or a nursing or allied health degree from this University or another recognised institution; or an undergraduate degree in related health disciplines

English Language Competence

All UWA coursework programs have a minimum level of English language competence necessary, for both Domestic and International students.

Course enquiries

Director of Postgraduate Courses in Health Professional Education
Professor Sandra Carr
Email: sandra.carr@uwa.edu.au

Course Administrator
Ms. Caroline Martin
Tel: (+61) 8 6488 6881
Email: caroline.martin@uwa.edu.au