Duration

2 Years full-time

Commencing 2016

Semester 1

Program level

Postgraduate Coursework

Units

32

Faculty

Health & Behavioural Sciences

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Audiology Studies.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

A bachelors degree in a variety of fields such as health, education, social, physical or biological sciences with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) from previous tertiary study of 4.0. Entry is competitive based on GPA. The GPA required for entry in 2013 was 5.2. This will vary from year to year.

AQF level

AQF level 9

Fees for Australian students

Domestic full-fee place 2016:

Indicative annual fee 2016: AUD$ 20160

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Actual annual fees may vary in accordance with your choices of majors and electives and whether you study in Summer Semester. Tuition fees are indexed each year. The indexation rate is fixed 18 months in advance of a particular academic year thereby allowing you to plan your finances ahead of time. The University's intent is that fee rate increases will be kept to a minimum and that indexation rates will remain stable wherever possible. Since 2007, on average, the indexation rate has been 4%.

How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Enquiries for Australian students

School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences

Email: enquiries.shrs@uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 3365 4506

Online enquiry: click here

Web: http://www.shrs.uq.edu.au

Duration

2 Years full-time

Commencing 2016

Semester 1

Program level

Postgraduate Coursework

Units

32

Faculty

Health & Behavioural Sciences

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Audiology Studies.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

A bachelors degree in a variety of fields such as health, education, social, physical or biological sciences with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) from previous tertiary study of 4.0. Entry is competitive based on GPA. The GPA required for entry in 2013 was 5.2. This will vary from year to year.

CRICOS Code: 070265F

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 7; reading 7; writing 7; speaking 7; listening 7. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

AQF level

AQF level 9

Fees for International students

Indicative annual fee: AUD$ 38580

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Actual annual fees may vary in accordance with your choices of majors and electives and whether you study in Summer Semester. Tuition fees are indexed each year. The indexation rate is fixed 18 months in advance of a particular academic year thereby allowing you to plan your finances ahead of time. The University's intent is that fee rate increases will be kept to a minimum and that indexation rates will remain stable wherever possible. Since 2007, on average, the indexation rate has been 4%.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 1 - September 30 of the previous year.

This program is eligible for Streamlined Visa Processing.

Apply Online

Enquiries for International students

International Student Advisor

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Online Enquiries: www.uq.edu.au/international/enquiry

Web: http://www.shrs.uq.edu.au

Why study the Master of Audiology Studies?

The School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences is a leading educator in audiology and the only provider of this qualification in Queensland. Staff have expertise across a wide range of clinical and academic disciplines within the field.

The School has a strong international reputation for the quality of its graduates, the commitment of the teaching staff and its strong research focus. This program produces graduates with the conceptual base and skills necessary for entry level employment in the clinical practice of audiology.

What you can study

The program integrates the theoretical foundations of audiology with practical clinical skills in preparation for a career as a clinical audiologist. Students also gain the ability to contribute to the development of clinical audiology through research and scholarship.

Courses

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Audiology Studies.

Placement courses

Students are required to complete a minimum of 250 hours of supervised clinical placement throughout the duration of their program and commencing in semester 1 of Year 1. Students are required to satisfy several requirements before commencing clinical placements including (but not limited to) a Queensland Government Blue Card (Working with Children Check), a Senior First Aid Certificate (including CPR), and proof of immunisation against a range of diseases (including Hepatitis B). Contact the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences for further information on clinical placement requirements.

Study options

Graduates will have the opportunity to progress to the following programs:

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

Prerequisites

A bachelors degree in a variety of fields such as health, education, social, physical or biological sciences with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) from previous tertiary study of 4.0. Entry is competitive based on GPA. The GPA required for entry in 2013 was 5.2. This will vary from year to year.

Additional application information

Domestic students enrolled in the MAudSt may be eligible for income support and should contact Centrelink.

Please note: this program requires a higher level of English language proficiency than the UQ minimum. IELTS all bands minimum of 7 is required.

Students are required to provide proof of immunisation against certain diseases, including Hepatitis B before the commencement of study.

A Senior First Aid Certificate (including CPR) and a Blue Card are also required before the commencement of clinical practice.

Further details of these requirements will be provided with offer material.

This program may have inherent requirement that need to be met prior to undertaking placement.

How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - September 30 of the previous year.

Entry requirements for International students

Prerequisites

A bachelors degree in a variety of fields such as health, education, social, physical or biological sciences with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) from previous tertiary study of 4.0. Entry is competitive based on GPA. The GPA required for entry in 2013 was 5.2. This will vary from year to year.

Additional application requirements

Students are required to provide proof of immunisation against certain diseases, including Hepatitis B before the commencement of study.

A Senior First Aid Certificate (including CPR) and a Blue Card are also required before the commencement of clinical practice.

Further details of these requirements will be provided with offer material.

This program may have inherent requirements that need to be met prior to undertaking placement.

Visa requirements

CRICOS Code: 070265F

English proficiency

IELTS overall 7; reading 7; writing 7; speaking 7; listening 7. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, View the English proficiency policy.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - September 30 of the previous year.

This program is eligible for Streamlined Visa Processing.

Please check your country's category with the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Domestic full-fee place 2016:

Indicative annual fee 2016: AUD$ 20160

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Students' actual annual fees may vary in accordance with their choices of majors and electives and whether they study in Summer Semester. The University reviews fees annually.

Fees for International students

Indicative annual fee: AUD$ 38580

Indicative annual fees are calculated on the basis of two full-time semesters only. Actual annual fees may vary in accordance with your choices of majors and electives and whether you study in Summer Semester. Tuition fees are indexed each year. The indexation rate is fixed 18 months in advance of a particular academic year thereby allowing you to plan your finances ahead of time. The University's intent is that fee rate increases will be kept to a minimum and that indexation rates will remain stable wherever possible. Since 2007 the indexation rate has remained at or less than 4%.

To calculate the fees for any program, you will first need to choose the courses you wish to complete. To see all courses available please refer to the course list.

Fees calculator

Select the Fees Calculator to guide you through a series of options allowing you to select details of courses you are interested in studying to estimate your fees for a semester.

Additional costs

  • Students are expected to fund travel and living expenses associated with placements, some of which may be outside the Brisbane metropolitan area.
  • Senior First Aid Certificate (including CPR) (approx $155)

Fee rules

View the 2016 Fee Rules.

What you can do with a Master of Audiology Studies

Careers

Audiologists can work organisations such as government (e.g. Australian Hearing), public and private hospitals, private practice, community organisations and in research. For more information about employment opportunities, please contact the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences.

Professional memberships

Graduates may be eligible for membership with the following professional bodies:

  • Audiology Australia

Accreditation body

  • Audiology Australia

While this degree may be accredited by an official industry accreditation body in Australia, completion of the degree may not result in graduates receiving automatic accreditation. Please contact the relevant registration body for details of any conditions for accreditation.

Program Rules and Requirements

To complete the Master of Audiology Studies

To complete the Master of Audiology Studies, a student must complete a requisite number of courses chosen from the course list and according to the Rules for the program.

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland rules, particularly the General Award Rules, which govern the conduct of UQ programs. Students will find a link to the General Award Rules, and other University rules, on the University Rules page.

A student is required to obtain #32 from the MAudSt course list. Refer to the program rules for further information.

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Master of Audiology Studies.

Program Rules for the Master of Audiology Studies