Ultrasound imaging

Gain an advanced level of understanding of the scientific principles and clinical applications needed to master this diagnostic medical imaging technique.

Subject overview

Postgraduate study in Ultrasound is a recognised pathway for Medical Radiation Technologists wishing to attain registration with the MRTB (Medical Radiation Technologists Board – New Zealand).
This specialisation has been designed for Medical Imaging Technologists (MITs) who want to upskill and extend their understanding of ultrasound so they can contribute to the improvement of clinical health services.
It will also be of interest to health professionals such as medical radiation technologist, medical practitioner, physiotherapist, medical physicist, biomedical engineer, researcher, nurse and other professionals whose practice includes contact with the ultrasound environment.

Where can Ultrasound Imaging take you?

Postgraduate study in ultrasound imaging is designed to provide you with advanced skills so that you can progress in your current career or perhaps change your current role.
This specialisation will be of value to medical radiation technologists, medical practitioners, physiotherapists, medical physicists, biomedical engineers, researchers, nurses and other professionals whose practice includes contact with the ultrasound environment.
Postgraduate study is only available for Ultrasound; however, those wishing or needing to do undergraduate-level study in medical imaging can apply for the Bachelor of Medical Imaging (Honours) (BMedImag(Hons)) available from 2019.

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