During the Radiation Therapy program at Monash University , you will gain knowledge and understanding of the scientific concepts and principles underpinning medical radiations science practice including optimisation of equipment, quality assurance and the biological consequences of ionising and non-ionising medical radiations.
This is the only distance learning graduate entry radiation therapy program offered in Australia and it may be available if you are interstate and want to study in your home state.
Continuous clinical attachments are a key feature of the course and as such your clinical hours will be greater compared to other entry to practice Radiation Therapy courses. Placements are available to you in large teaching hospitals and private practices to ensure you gain the best opportunities. Placements are also available in rural settings and interstate.
This intensive, workplace-based course provides you with a fast-track qualification because you study full-time in three semesters, including a summer semester each year. You will be taught by leading academics with extensive experience in the practice of radiation therapy and science.
Upon successful completion of the program, graduates are eligible to apply for general (full) registration as a radiation therapist from the Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia (subject to English language requirements).
The Master of Radiation Therapy is accredited by the Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia (Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
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- Radiation therapy science
- Radiation therapy work experience
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- 24 months
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- International students can apply for a place anytime throughout the year.
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- An Australian undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in science or health science including study of human anatomy and physiology with a credit (60%) average.
- Applicants must also have passed Year 12 Physics or higher or an equivalent bridging course
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International51200 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 51200 AUD per year during 24 months.
National31700 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 31700 AUD per year during 24 months.
- Fees for domestic students: Commonwealth supported place (CSP)
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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