Graduate Diploma of Medical Ultrasound
Graduate Diploma of Medical Ultrasound GradDipMedUltrasound
Online - Wagga Wagga
Availability is subject to change, please verify prior to enrolment.
Full-time 1.0 years (2.0 sessions)
Part-time 2.0 years (4.0 sessions)
This course can only be taken by part-time enrolment and has an actual duration of 2 years.
Normal course duration is the effective period of time taken to complete a course when studied Full-time (Full-time Equivalent Duration). Students are advised to consult the Enrolment Pattern for the actual length of study. Not all courses are offered in Full-time mode.
Prospective students are responsible for obtaining a trainee position and are required to complete a Clinical Placement form confirming the position details and submit it with their application for entry to the course.
No special credit arrangments apply to this course
To graduate students must satisfactorily complete 64 points.
The Graduate Diploma of Medical Ultrasound comprises seven core subjects as follows:
MRS400 Principles of Ultrasound and Instrumentation
MRS401 Clinical Ultrasound Practice (16)
MRS543 Abdominal and Pelvic Ultrasound
MRS547 Vascular Ultrasound
MRS542 Superficial Parts and Paediatric Ultrasound
MRS545 Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
MRS546 Obstetric Ultrasound
Students are also required to be employed as a trainee in an approved ultrasound clinic or department for 3 days/week for the duration of the course and to work under the supervision of an Australian Sonographer Accreditation Registry (ASAR) accredited supervisor or suitably qualified and experienced medical practitioner working in the clinical context.
This course is only offered by part-time enrolment
Year 2 session 2
MRS401 Clinical Ultrasound Practice (16) (completed)
Please note that the following subjects may contain a Workplace Learning component. Further details for Workplace Learning requirements are located via the subject page
MRS401 Clinical Ultrasound Practice
The course is accredited by the Australasian Sonographers Accreditation Registry (ASAR).
The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: April 2019. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.