Course Summary:

This online Short Course provides an introduction to the basic interpretation of chest x-rays. The course identifies common clinical reasons for a chest x-ray and provides a systematic approach for interpreting radiological findings. The course also overviews some of the more common abnormalities found on a chest x-ray.

Learning Outcomes:  

  1. Identify clinical symptoms that require a chest x-ray
  2. Outline a systematic approach for a chest x-ray review
  3. Identify important elements of radiological findings
  4. Compare normal radiological findings to abnormal radiological findings.

Assessment:  Online Quiz

Fee:  $25

Duration:  1 hour

CPD Hours: 1 hour

Intakes:  Enrolments are taken throughout the year on a continuous basis.

Study Mode:  Online

Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations:

This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Course Enquiries:  CPD-Enquiries@cqu.edu.au