Medical Physics

Sample enrolment structure

The Faculty suggests the following unit of study enrolment sequences to maximise the learning experience. These suggested sequences allow for the fastest pathways to graduation relative to the time of student enrolment.
Note that other arrangements are also possible.

Part-Time: Semester 1 Commencement

 

Semester

Unit of Study 1 & Credit Points

Units of Study 2 & Credit Points

Total

Year 1

1

Core Unit

PHYS5002

Anatomy and Biol Essentials for Physicists

Core Unit

PHYS5011

Nuclear Physics and Magnetic Resonance Imaging

 

6

6

12

2

Core Unit

PHYS5005

Radiotherapy Physics

Core Unit

PHYS5006

Medical Imaging Physics

 

6

6

12

Year 2

   

1

 

Core Unit

 PHYS5012

Radiation Physics and Dosimetry

Core Unit

 PHYS5029

Nuclear Medicine Physics

 

6

6

12

2

 

Core Unit

PHYS5018

Health Physics and Radiation Protection

Core Unit

 PHYS5020

Computation and Image Processing

 

6

6

12

Year 3   

Masters Core Unit

PHYS5035

Research Methodology and Project A

   

12

 

12

Masters Core Unit

PHYS5036

Research Methodology and Project B

   

12

 

12

Total Credit Points

72

Full-Time: Semester 1 Commencement

 

Semester

Unit of Study 1 & Credit Points

Units of Study 2 & Credit Points

Units of Study 3 & Credit Points

Units of Study 4 & Credit Points

Total

Year 1

1

Core Unit

PHYS5002

Anatomy and Biol Essentials for Physicists

 

Core Unit

PHYS5011

Nuclear Physics and Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Core Unit

PHYS5012

Radiation Physics and Dosimetry

Core Unit

PHYS5029

Nuclear Medicine Physics

 

6

6

6

6

24

2

Core Unit

PHYS5005

Radiotherapy Physics

Core Unit

PHYS5006

Medical Imaging Physics

 

Core Unit

PHYS5018

Health Physics and Radiation Protection

Core Unit

PHYS5020

Computation and Image Processing

 

6

6

6

6

24

Year 2

1

 

Masters Core Unit

PHYS5035

Research Methodology and Project A

 

Masters Core Unit

 PHYS5036

Research Methodology and Project B

   

 

12

12

   

24

Total Credit Points

72