• Offered by ANU Medical School
  • ANU College ANU Joint Colleges of Science
  • Course subject Medicine
  • Areas of interest Medicine
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course


Block 2: Cardiorespiratory and Renal

Block 3: Endocrinology and Reproduction


Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:


On completion of Block 2 students should:

  • Understand the structure and function of the cardiovascular, respiratory and renal (CRR) systems of the human body.
  • Be cognisant of the common diseases of the cardiovascular, respiratory and renal systems
  • Appreciate the interaction between the CRR systems to maintain homeostasis, and the consequences of CRR pathology.
  • Be acquainted with the diagnosis and management of common CRR disorders and disease.
  • Have a perspective of the burden of disease on society involving the CRR systems.
  • Have a population health perspective on evaluating risk.
  • Develop an awareness of the interplay between conscience or personal morality and institutional aspects of medical ethics.

On completion of Block 3 students should:

  • Understand the relationship between the structure and function of the endocrine system
  • Understand the structure and function of male and female reproductive systems.
  • Understand the interactions between endocrine and reproductive systems.

Other Information

Only students offered a place in the ANU Medical School are eligible to enrol.

Indicative Assessment

The summative examination will include the following assessment types:

  • Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ's)
  • Mini-cases
  • Short-answer questions
  • Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE)

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Students will be engaged in face to face teaching for 20-22 hours per week.

Prescribed Texts

Please refer to http://medicalschool.anu.edu.au/students/.



Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
Unit value:
24 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

24.00 0.50000
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2017 $16368
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2017 $21816
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

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