What will I learn?

Expand your clinical expertise and x-ray analysis skills with our new graduate qualification that builds on your previous knowledge and professional experience. It’s ideally suited for rural and remote general practitioners and radiographers, nurse practitioners, ED radiographers and general radiographers, paramedics, physiotherapists and podiatrists.

Extend your X-Ray Image Interpretation abilities through a methodological approach to image analysis in an emergency or trauma setting.

Build upon your clinical expertise and learn how to interpret radiographic images involving trauma, injury or disease in adult and paediatric patients. Complementing your existing knowledge, you’ll be able to make informed, evidence-based findings following trauma to the musculoskeletal system, chest and abdomen. You can also complete an elective unit relevant to your clinical practice.

You’ll develop important clinical judgement and decision-making skills to shape your future practice. Boost your confidence in emergency image interpretation and help deliver better outcomes for patients.

Delivered fully online, this course is ideally suited for working practitioners, offering the quality of a Monash qualification with the flexibility to choose where and when you study.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

Study options

Online/Distance (0.5 years)

Tuition fees
AUD $17,500 for the entire course
Start date

1 March 2021, 26 July 2021

Entry requirements

For students from United States

An Australian undergraduate four year bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in education or a related discipline with an average mark of at least 65%.

For international students

A Bachelor degree in a health discipline leading to registration or accreditation by a recognised professional body as either a general practitioner, radiographer, physiotherapist, podiatrist, chiropractor, paramedic practitioner or a nurse with an advanced qualification leading to registration and or recognition as a nurse practitioner.

Academic IELTS 6.5 Reading: 6.0
Listening: 6.0
Writing: 6.0
Speaking: 6.0
Paper-based TOEFL 550 Test of written English: 4.5
Internet-based TOEFL 79 Reading: 13
Listening: 12
Writing: 21
Speaking: 18
Pearson Test of English (Academic) 58 No PTE communicative skills score below 50
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) 176 No skill score below 169
Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) 176 No skill score below 169

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.