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Students who commenced study in 2016 should refer to this area of study entry for direction on the requirments; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your area of study.

Monash University


Commencement year

Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Managing faculty

Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences


Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences



Wound care is the study of wounds and their effective management. Wound care promotes wound healing while preventing complications. It includes the identification of best available evidence and its application to daily clinical practice.


For the schedule of units required to complete a given course in this area of study, refer to the Handbook entry for the relevant course.

Relevant courses

Successful completion of this specialisation can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the following courses:

  • 2982 Graduate Certificate in Wound Care
  • 2984 Graduate Diploma in Wound Care
  • 2985 Master of Wound Care

Students in other single courses are not eligible to complete this specialisation.