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Area/Catalogue
RADY 5014

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

Note: This offering may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

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Course ID
006624

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Health Sciences

Course aim

The aim of this course is to allow the student to acquire the advanced knowledge and skills required to practice in the area of obstetric and gynaecologic sonography with autonomy, well developed judgement, adaptability and responsibility.

Course content

Scanning techniques and interpretation of images of female pelvis (anatomy, transabdominal and transvaginal scanning techniques), first, second and third trimesters of pregnancy, and the related disease processes, physiology, pathophysiology and embryology.

Textbook(s)

-, Online resources will be advised

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
RADY 5024 Professional Issues for Sonographers
RADY 5030 Ultrasound Physics and Instrumentation
RADY 5013 Abdominal Sonography
RADY 5015 Superficial Parts Sonography

Corequisite(s)

The student must be engaged in ultrasound examinations for a minimum of 200 hours per study period.

Teaching method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
External (Online) - x 13 weeks
Workshop (On campus - optional) 7 hours x -
EXTERNAL, KAPLAN HIGHER EDUCATION - SINGAPORE, ONLINE
External (Online) - x 13 weeks
Workshop (On Campus City East, Adelaide - Compulsory) 7 hours x -

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
EXTERNAL, CITY EAST, ONLINE
Case study 2000 words 15% -
Quiz ongoing 15% -
Examination - 70% 2 hours
EXTERNAL, KAPLAN HIGHER EDUCATION - SINGAPORE, ONLINE
Case study 2000 words 15% -
Quiz ongoing 15% -
Examination - 70% 2 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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