Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Health and medical professions education


Further Information


Education Centre reports


We provide leadership, expertise and support in all areas of medical education, to ensure the highest quality teaching and learning outcomes.

Our Centre is in the Faculty office, where staff from education and health disciplines collaborate to support the:

  • Dean
  • Associate Dean Teaching and Learning
  • curricula committees
  • unit coordinators
  • individual academics
  • schools and Faculty
  • other groups who deliver medical, dental,
    health science and podiatric courses.

Individual members of our staff are also linked with schools to ensure a close and effective professional relationship between the Education Centre and Faculty.

Our role

The curricula, its review and change are driven by the Faculty. It is our role to:

  • provide support and expertise, including assistance with new activities;
  • provide educational, administrative and project support to committees, schools and individuals to implement policies and projects; and
  • facilitate the acquisition of funding to enhance educational programs, such as the managed learning system, experience for Year 1 students and a resource library for teaching practical skills.

We offer extensive evaluation, assessment, curriculum and support services.