Skin Signs of Systemic Disease


Enrol to study with the most prestigious skin health training organisation in Australia. This module is part of the Advanced Certificate of General Dermatology but can be taken as a stand-alone course.

This course requires 29 study hours. 

Meet your CPD requirements and maintain professional standards.


Enrolment dates do not apply for this course. You may enrol at any time through the year and will receive 12 weeks access.

Full course content, date and fee information provided in the description below or on our website.

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Dermatologic complaints are a common reason for consulting a GP. In some cases, the skin condition may be a sign of a more serious underlying systemic disease. Identify the most common dermatological manifestations and employ knowledge of interrelated conditions to create a complete approach to patient care.

In this module you will learn about skin signs associated with:

·       Endocrine Disease

·       Auto-immune Disease

·       Internal disease and malignancy

·       Cardiac, renal and GIT disease

·       Inherited syndromes (Genodermatoses)

Complete this module online, at your own pace and from the comfort of your home or office. 

Boost your confidence in recognising Skin Signs of a Systemic Disease and apply these principles as a guide for appropriate referral to specialist care. Call (02) 8741 4140 for more information!

These courses are designed to provide Doctors and related health professionals with knowledge and skills in a range of Dermatology and skin health areas to develop their expertise and confidence in dealing with patients who present with dermatological conditions. It aims to assist you in the day-to-day management of these patients and in making the decision as to when to refer a patient to a Dermatologist. 

Completion of this course does not provide you with qualifications in dermatology or guarantee you access into the ACD Specialist Training Program. In order to practice as a Specialist Dermatologist you must complete the ACD Specialist Training Program. Information on the Training Program requirements are outlined here: Becoming a Dermatologist