Postgraduate study in Ultrasound Imaging

What can you study in Ultrasound Imaging?

You can study this specialisation in the Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Ultrasound).

The areas of study include:

  • Ultrasound technology and its application in imaging
  • Ultrasound imaging appearances
  • Protocol selection and development
  • Reflection on clinical practice

Courses in this subject area are offered in a flexible learning format (online delivery).

The following courses may be suitable for postgraduate students with an interest in ultrasound who are enrolled in other programmes:

  • MEDIMAGE 716 Fundamentals of Clinical Ultrasound (15 Points)
  • MEDIMAGE 717 Ultrasound Imaging Technology (15 Points)s

To determine your eligibility, please contact the Medical Imaging Postgraduate Academic Coordinator at medicalimaging@auckland.ac.nz.

Entry requirements

Students who successfully complete the PGDipHSc(Ultrasound) programme, including a clinical competency assessment at an approved workplace, will be eligible for registration with the New Zealand Medical Radiation Technologists Board (MRTB) in the Ultrasound scope of practice.

For further information, please view the Admission Criteria - PGDipHSc(Ultrasound) flowchart.
 

Where can postgraduate study in Ultrasound take you?

Students who successfully complete the PGDipHSc(Ultrasound) programme, including a clinical competency assessment at an approved workplace, will be eligible for registration with the New Zealand Medical Radiation Technologists Board (MRTB) in the Ultrasound scope of practice.

For more information