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Area/Catalogue
RADY 5015

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
006625

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

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 superficial parts sonography with autonomy, well developed judgement, adaptability and responsibility.

Course content

Anatomy, physiology, embryology, pathophysiology, scanning techniques and interpretion of sonographic images relating to thyroid and neck, scrotum, breast, eye, interventional, paediatric (including neurosonography and musculoskeletal applications in the neonate and child).

Textbook(s)

-, Online resources will be advised

Prerequisite(s)

Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
Group 1
RADY 5017 Ultrasound Physics and Instrumentation 1
RADY 5018 Ultrasound Physics and Instrumentation 2
RADY 5024 Professional Issues for Sonographers
Group 2
RADY 5024 Professional Issues for Sonographers
RADY 5030 Ultrasound Physics and Instrumentation

Students to choose from one of the above groups for their prerequisites.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

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
Written examination - 70% 2 hours
Case scenarios 2000 words 15% -
Quiz Ongoing 15% -
EXTERNAL, KAPLAN HIGHER EDUCATION - SINGAPORE, ONLINE
Written examination - 70% 2 hours
Case scenarios 2000 words 15% -
Quiz Ongoing 15% -

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

Course Coordinators

School of Health Sciences

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