Master of Medical Research

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

This degree provides graduates with the opportunity to undertake advanced study and research. You will gain a thorough training in applied scientific research and methodology and be prepared for higher degree by research studies and professional employment in the research field. The program consists of coursework (40 credit points) and a research component (80 credit point dissertation).The coursework will provide critical evaluation of research and presentation, develop the student's knowledge and understanding of statistical analyses techniques as applied to scientific research and develop an awareness of research proposal design and background. Students will have the opportunity to develop a research proposal including aims, methodology and a literature review.The dissertation involves applied research on a specific project, a seminar and thesis describing the research in detail.


  • Advanced Studies in Exercise Science
  • Advanced Studies in Health Sciences
  • Dissertation Preparation
  • Listed electives and/or Free-choice electives
  • Quantitative Research
  • Research Methods
  • Research Thesis


The University's Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning Policy will apply.

Study pathways

Students who successfully complete the Master of Medical Research program will be eligible to apply for entry to doctoral research programs.

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Gold Coast Campus International: $34,500 No
  • Full-time : 1 year
  • Part-time : 3 years

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