Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences


60 Points

Semester 1


The 42 week trainee intern year includes an 'elective' period when students may undertake optional training in an area of medicine of their choice. The remaining weeks are spent practising under supervision, in hospitals and community facilities. Students undertake patient care in the disciplines of medicine, surgery, psychiatry, general practice, paediatrics, and obstetrics and gynaecology. Students must also complete an advanced cardiac life support course, a module in radiology, and a surgical skills course.


To complete this course students must enrol in MBCHB 551 A and B

For more information please contact:

MPD general enquries
Course Administrator
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext 81606; 923 1606
Email: mpd@auckland.ac.nz