Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:Semester 1, Hawthorn - Taught online/distance.
Semester 2, Hawthorn - Taught online/distance.
This subject will be taught off-campus (online)
Course materials will be distributed via mail to students. Administration is via e-mail.
The course is 1 semester full-time or 2 semesters part-time via distance education. A semester duration is 12 weeks. For students completing full-time there will be four subjects per semester, and for part-time, two subjects per semester. Subjects must be taken in sequence.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Off Campus, Online |
Total Time Commitment:
170 hours per 12.5 credit point subject
To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted in Graduate Diploma in Clinical Ultrasound or Master of Clinical Ultrasound. This subject is not available for students admitted in any other courses.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
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For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this course are articulated in the Course Overview, Objectives and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this course are encouraged to discuss this matter with the Student Equity and Disability Support Team: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorProf Colin Royse
Ultrasound Education Group
Currently enrolled students:
- General information: http://www.commercial.unimelb.edu.au/pgdclinicalultrasound/
- Email: email@example.com
Phone: +61 3 8344 5673
This subject will outline how formally report diagnostic echocardiography studies, using a custom designed database reporting system. There will be 50 case studies to be reported.
This completion of the subject, students should:
1. 80% of assessment: one open- book multiple-choice examination consisting of 50 questions which are likely to include case study diagnoses and image interpretation and measurement. Students will have 1 week to complete the examination during the assessment period at the end of each semester.
2. 20% of assessment: completion of self assessment modules at the end of each tutorial, progressively through the semester. These are completed in the workbooks issued to students and it is a requirement that these workbooks are signed and returned for assessment.
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
Royse C, Donnan G, Royse A. Pocket Guide to Perioperative and Critical Care Echocardiography. 2006; McGraw-Hills
Other materials will be provided as a package of readings, PowerPoint presentations and case studies.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
All students are expected to have access to a computer that can operate a Windows platform or simulation.
|Links to further information:||http://www.heartweb.com.au|
This subject is available to part-time and full-time students.
This subject is not available to Commonwealth Supported students.
This subejct is not available as breadth.
Administration is via e-mail.
Graduate Diploma in Clinical Ultrasound |
Master of Clinical Ultrasound
Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Ultrasound
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