Course Description

Clinical neurophysiology is a broad discipline, encompassing diagnostic services for patients presenting with neurological dysfunction, systemic diseases and critical illnesses, through to the provision of intraoperative monitoring of the nervous system during at-risk procedures.

This program is designed for anaesthetists, neurologists, neurophysiology scientists and technologists, and trainees in these areas. It aims to provide structured educational programs in neurophysiological monitoring to complement experiential learning in the workplace. This is the only postgraduate coursework of its kind in Australia.

In this program you will learn from experienced and expert anaesthetists, neurologists and neurophysiology scientists from Australia and overseas.

Primarily taught online, your studies will be supplemented by intensive face-to-face teaching sessions which include practical experience in simulated diagnostic and perioperative settings.

A limited number of Commonwealth Supported Places (CSPs) are available for this course for Semester 1, 2019. To be considered for a CSP you must apply for entry to the course by 11 February 2019 and places will be allocated based on merit. Please ensure your CV includes details of any relevant work or other experience. Please note that you cannot retain a CSP if you upgrade or downgrade to another course after enrolment.



Tuition Fees

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP): $10,958 total course cost.
International Students: $46,500 per year full-time

Duration

1 year full time, 2 - 4 years part time

Graduate Rating

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

Teaching quality: 51.8% (national average 54.0%)
Improved skills: 70.9% (national average 71.5%)
Overall satisfaction: 76.4% (national average 77.2%)

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 Medicine postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 93.6% (national average 95.0%)
Studying full time: 5.6% (national average 5.9%)
Median full time salary: $100,000 (national average $77,500)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

University of Sydney (USYD) Code: MASCMEDI1CNP

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