Postgraduate Certificate in Clinician-Performed Ultrasound

University of Otago

Subject area

General Practice Medicine

Duration

42 Weeks

Total student fees

$5,778

over 42 Weeks - details

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Recipients of the diploma will be medical professionals with a sound working knowledge of the role of CPU (including its limitations). They will have the technical skills to obtain quality ultrasound images, undertake ultrasound-guided procedures, interpret images and safely use the information obtained in their clinical decision-making processes, and communicate their findings to colleagues and patients.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A medical qualification, relevant experience, and medical registration.

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


Duration

42 Weeks


Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$5,778 $5,778
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$13,661 $13,661
Total $19,439 $19,439

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.


Student Success

97%


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $74,754
Earnings range $52,723 - $127,712
In employment 65%
In further study 29%
On a benefit 1%

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Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

The Salvation Army Marie Fitness Endowment Scholarships

Provided by:

The University of Auckland - The Scholarship Office

Website:

https://www.auckland.ac.nz/en/study/scholarships-and-awards/find-a-scholarship.html

Value:

$6,000 pa

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The Sir Murray F. Brennan Scholarship in Rowing

Provided by:

University of Otago - Scholarships Administrator

Website:

http://www.otago.ac.nz/graduate-research/scholarships/

Value:

$16,000 over 2 years

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 808 098
Phone: (03) 479 1100
Fax: (03) 474 1607
Email: university@otago.ac.nz
Web: http://www.otago.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Where does this information come from?

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NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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