You're interested in the workings of the human body and want to use interesting medical imaging equipment to help others. Immerse yourself in real-world challenges with this degree. From anatomy and radiologic technologies to applied human sciences, you’ll develop the knowledge and skills to succeed as a confident and qualified Radiographer. Course overview You’ll gain a firm grounding in anatomy and the applied science relevant to medical imaging. Our digital imaging labs provide you with initial hands-on experience in a safe, modern digital imaging environment. You’ll spend around 50% of your time in placements covering a range of clinical imaging techniques such as projectional radiography, computerised tomography, and magnetic resonance imaging with some clinical time in additional areas such as radionuclide imaging, ultrasound and mammography. You’ll have the opportunity to focus on a specific imaging modality to attain competencies and additional experience in year 3. Industry-active tutors will teach you modern knowledge and insight. The department has links with leading specialist centres such as The Christie Hospital, one of Europe’s leading cancer centres. On this course you will...
- Work with cutting edge clinical imaging technology from the moment you start your first placement.
- Develop your skills in our state-of-the-art skills labs using 'live' X-ray equipment.
- Be taught in small groups allowing for a supportive learning experience.
- Balance your academic study with clinical placements in a front line NHS Radiology Department.
- Gain experience in a wide range of imaging modalities such as MRI, CT, plain film radiography and Radionuclide Imaging.
- Physics in Medicine
- Clinical Radiation Protection
- Radiologic Technologies 1
- Working as a Professional
- Applied Clinical Studies
- Projection Radiographic Imaging & Skeletal Anatomy 1
- Qualificatory Practice Unit 1
- Human Science
- Anatomy & Imaging 1
- Anatomy & Imaging 2
- Radiological Technologies 2
- Applied Clinical Studies 2
- Radiographic Imaging & Skeletal Anatomy
- Qualificatory Practice Unit 2
- Professional Practice in Context
- Focussed Radiological Practice 1 (theory)
- Focussed Radiological Practice 2 (work based)
- Core Radiography Module
- Qualificatory Practice Unit 3
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Carlisle - Fusehill Street
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
GCSE English Language, Mathematics and Physics or Combined Sciences at grade 4/C or above. Clinical Visit to be completed prior to application/interview.
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|