Postgraduate Certificate in Clinician-Performed Ultrasound

University of Otago

Subject area

General Practice Medicine


42 Weeks

Total student fees


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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.


42 Weeks

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$6,206 $6,206
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$14,433 $14,433
Total $20,639 $20,639

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

Student Success


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 N/A
Earnings range N/A
In employment N/A
In further study N/A
On a benefit N/A

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 808 098
Phone: (03) 479 1100
Fax: (03) 474 1607

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