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Area/Catalogue
RADY 5024

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
101025

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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 provide medical sonography students with advanced knowledge and skills to prepare them for practice in medical sonography.

Course content

Medicolegal issues including mandatory reporting, quality assurance for clinical and administrative procedures. Ethics and codes of professional conduct, including informed consent. Practice management principles in sonography. Infection control as specific to ultrasound procedures. Occupational health and safety, ergonomics. Basic research principles including introduction to evidence based practice.

Textbook(s)

-, Online resources will be advised

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

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 Assignment 1500 words 20% -
Written Assignment 1500 words 40% -
Online Tutorial - 40% -
EXTERNAL, KAPLAN HIGHER EDUCATION - SINGAPORE, ONLINE
Written Assignment 1500 words 20% -
Written Assignment 1500 words 40% -
Online Tutorial - 40% -

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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