Further study in Simulation Based Education

Further study in Simulation Based Education

If you have completed the 8 NHET-Sim modules (listed below) from 2017 onwards, you may be eligible to apply for credit transfer of 6cp towards the Learning and Teaching with Simulation short course. This short course credits into the following Monash courses:

NHET-Sim e-learning modules required
Core Modules

C1 - Simulation - based education: Contemporary issues for health professions 
C2 - Being a simulation educator

Electives

S2 - Simulator fundamentals
S3 - Technology - based simulators and simulations
S4 - Delivering technology-based simulations
S5 – Simulated patient methodology
S6 - Patient focussed simulation
S7 - Virtual environments

*Please note, all e-learning modules must be successfully completed. Modules completed prior to 2017 will not be considered.

You must also complete at least 1 workshop from the above modules (Only Modules C2, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6 have workshop versions).

In addition to the 8 modules, you will also need to meet the admissions requirement for the Graduate Certificate in Clinical Simulation and successfully undertake an additional assessment task.

Compulsory additional assessment
Applicants for assessment of NHET-Sim towards the Graduate Certificate in Clinical Simulation are also required to demonstrate reflective practice manifested in writing and based on a simulation activity / event that they have designed and implemented. (1500 words)

Cost
There is a fee of $500 (incl GST), for the assessment of the written reflective task payable on application.

How to apply for credit

Step 1
You will need to check your eligibility for the Graduate Cert/Master course that you are interested in (see links above)

Step 2
Apply for the Graduate Cert/Master course. Ensure you select that you are 'applying for credit' in addition, to identifying that you are 'applying for NHET-Sim credit assessment'.

Step 3
Once assessed as eligible for entry into the course you have applied for, you will be sent a link where you are required to submit your 1500 word required assessment along with the $500 payment fee.

Queries regarding the Graduate Certificate or Master courses, please contact:
scs.profed@monash.edu

Queries regarding the NHET-Sim modules, please contact:
med-nhet-sim@monash.edu