Birmingham City University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Diagnostic Radiography

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Course summary

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Do you want a career in diagnostic radiography? Our degree is approved by the college of radiographers and you will spend time on placements within a variety of imaging departments to enhance your clinical experience. You will develop specialist skills on this course by accessing our well-equipped x-ray room, wards, operating theatre, image viewing facilities and virtual body projection system. This will enable you to use specialist technology to produce diagnostic images of patients. Our accreditation from the Society of Radiographers (SoR) ensures our course remains fresh and relevant, and you will also have the eligibility to apply for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). Our course will equip you to work both in the UK and abroad, across a range of different roles. This BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography course can be studied full-time over 3 years, or part-time over 6 years and 50% of the course will be spent in clinical practice to develop your skills and expertise ready for employment.

Course details

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Health and Care Professions Council

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
B821
Institution code:
B25
Campus name:
City South Campus, Edgbaston
Campus code:
E

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Health checks

Satisfactory Occupational Health clearance.

Interview

Applicants should be aware that qualifications, personal statement, interview, and references all form part of the selection criteria for this course. Applications from mature candidates offering alternative experience and qualifications are encouraged. Alternative experience gained during previous employment, for example undertaking a role as carer or community worker may be considered providing the candidate shows evidence of ability to cope with the level of academic work.


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)7with no subtest below 6.5

Applicants who have not received their secondary school education in English will require an overall IELTS score of 7, with no subtest below 6.5 If English is studied at GCSE Level but as a second language, IELTs must be completed to qualify for UK L2 requirement.


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
76%
Student satisfaction
85%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Diagnostic Radiography at Birmingham City University - UCAS