Develop your research skills and contribute to new developments in allied and complementary health therapies.
Under expert supervision, you will develop your skills and join researchers already active in traditional and complementary medicine. Emphasis will be on research into evidence-based healthcare and clarifying how these therapies may work.
The School of Health and Biomedical Sciences conducts research in the area of ageing and chronic disease, including:
Research is undertaken in a strongly multi-disciplinary environment that brings clinical and basic researchers together to undertake novel research at the boundaries between disciplines.
In the 2015 Excellence in Research for Australia assessment, complementary and alternative medicine at RMIT was ranked as world class.
The minimum requirements for admission to a master by research program are:
At RMIT a grade of credit represents academic achievement of 60% or higher.
A masters degree will provide you with a foundation for further studies into a PhD and employment in senior leadership and management research-based positions in a variety of government, non-government and corporate organisations.