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Medical Ultrasound

CQUniversity Australia

Master Online
6 months
13980 AUD/year
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The Medical Ultrasound programme at CQUniversity Australia enables qualified sonographers and echocardiographers wishing to undertake study in advanced practice to complete a postgraduate qualification. 

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In the Master of Medical Ultrasound at CQUniversity Australia students will undertake units in advanced practice or specialisations of their choice. 

Areas of advanced practice include units in advanced communication, management, governance and research; whilst specialisation units include advanced musculoskeletal ultrasound upper body, advanced musculoskeletal ultrasound lower body, advanced obstetric ultrasound, advanced vascular ultrasound, advanced paediatric ultrasound, advanced imaging of congenital heart disease and fetal echocardiography. 

The advanced communication unit includes issues such as communication in the role as a clinical supervisor, difficult conversations and the skills of report writing. Research involves the presentation of a research report or project plan. 

Graduates will demonstrate leadership within the health care sector by being effective problem solvers and advanced practitioners. Theoretical content will be provided by flexible learning with opportunities in one unit to attend a practical workshop.

Career Opportunities

As a graduate of this course you will enhance your career advancement opportunities as specialists in their chosen area and being highly employable in their field of expertise across both the private and public sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical Science Research Project 
  • Leadership and Integrity
  • Advanced Communication in the Health Professions
  • Advanced Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Lower Body
  • Advanced Paediatric Ultrasound
  • Fetal Echocardiography

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months
  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




24 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 00219C

  • Graduate Diploma of Medical Sonography, or equivalent from a recognised tertiary institution, where the medium of instruction is English; or
  • Graduate Diploma of Echocardiography, or equivalent from a recognised tertiary institution, where the medium of instruction is English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13980 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13980 AUD per year and a duration of 6 months.


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