Placements, industry projects, fieldwork, internships and other work integrated learning activities are an essential part of many courses in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences.
They provide an invaluable opportunity for students to explore real-life application of the skills and knowledge gained through their coursework study. Student placements facilitate the development of professional workplace skills, making our graduates absolutely ready to make a difference in the community immediately after completion of their studies.
Information for students
Learn how to prepare for your upcoming placement experience, discover what it's like to complete placement in a rural area, and find information about what support is available when you need it.
Information for host organisations
Essential information for current or prospective placement hosts. Learn more about the benefits of hosting a student placement and find valuable information about obligations, insurance, legal protections and who to contact.