Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Transform the future of hearing. Whether you're building on your existing study in health or seeking specialised skills for the next stage of your career, La Trobe's Master of Clinical Audiology is your springboard to a rewarding career as an audiologist. With class sizes that ensure you'll receive personal support, we'll equip you with knowledge and skills in advanced audiology. You'll develop a fundamental understanding of the nature of sound, as well as speech and auditory perception. Your teachers will be leading academics and industry professionals with current knowledge of audiology best practice. They'll guide you through pre-clinical and clinical study so you understand the practical aspects of audiology. What's more, you'll undertake extensive professional clinical placements with local and interstate clinical placement partners - so you build the confidence to practice upon graduation.
To qualify for the award of Master of Clinical Audiology, students must complete 240 credit points consisting of: 240 core credit points
- First Year Subjects: Academic Integrity Module
- Acoustics and Psychoacoustics
- Audio-vestibular Anatomy, Pathology and Physiology
- Diagnostics I: Adult Assessment Techniques
- Diagnostics Ii: Objective Assessment Techniques
- Paediatric Assessment and Management
- Professional Practice - Clinical Audiology A
- Professional Practice - Clinical Audiology B
- Rehabilitation I: Hearing Devices and Instrumentation
Standard entry requirements
Postgraduate: Prerequisites - Course specific requirements - Applicants who wish to use postgraduate study for entry will be considered if the postgraduate study is in a related field such as social, physical, biological or health sciences, and the applicant has completed a minimum of 1 year
The Master of Clinical Audiology is accredited by Audiology Australia. Graduates of the Master of Clinical Audiology may apply for membership with Audiology Australia. Membership may require an application to the professional body and may have additional or ongoing requirements beyond the completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details.
|Mid year intake
Campuses: Melbourne (Bundoora).
Your course fees will depend on the subjects you choose to study: each subject has its own costs. The total course fee may vary depending on the subjects you choose, your study load, the time it takes to complete your course and your approved Credit for Prior Learning. Fees correct Friday, Dec 8 2023
Students will complete 250 hours of clinical placement, and may need to obtain a Working with Children Check and Police Check beforehand.