Course Description

This newly designed program will help you develop research skills and knowledge in the field of medical radiation sciences, including the areas of computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, hybrid imaging, breast imaging and radiographic image interpretation and research. The rapid evolution of medical imaging technology calls for expert researchers to develop optimised imaging techniques and advance diagnostic efficacy.

Professionals in this field need high-level technical expertise and communication skills to provide optimal patient care. The graduate diploma provides an opportunity for advanced study in the field of Medical Imaging Sciences. This course extends students' previous knowledge and professional experience.

Why study medical imaging science with us?

  • Study online from anywhere in the world through state-of-the-art distance education, tailored to meet the needs of busy professionals
  • Learn at your own pace
  • Gain further professional development and qualifications
  • Choose from a range of specialisations and become an expert in your field
  • You will be highly employable
  • Learn from leading experts in the field of medical imaging
  • Gain recognition of prior learning

Who should study this course?

This degree is ideal for recent medical radiation science graduates who wish to specialise, professionals already working in the field, and graduates from other related science and clinical disciplines who wish to gain advanced knowledge and skills.

Tuition Fees

Australian Fee Paying (AFP): $27,500 total course cost.
International Students: $46,500 per year full-time

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Science & Mathematics postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 63.3% (national average 72.8%)
Improved skills: 67.8% (national average 79.2%)
Overall satisfaction: 75.6% (national average 82.9%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their postgraduate degree from University of Sydney (USYD). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Science & Mathematics postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 75.8% (national average 77.2%)
Studying full time: 25.3% (national average 14.9%)
Median full time salary: $88,300 (national average $80,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

University of Sydney (USYD) Code: GNMDIMGS1000

Entry Requirements