Diagnostic Radiography University of Salford

Undergraduate

Accredited by the Society and College of Radiographers, this course will equip you with the skills to be a highly professional radiographer. Radiography combines science, technology and patient care to provide a vital role in patient diagnosis and treatment. Radiographers use a range of different imaging techniques and sophisticated technology to produce high quality images to aid diagnosis for injury or disease as part of the multi-professional healthcare team. The career structure provides opportunities for radiographers to specialise into many areas including ultrasound, CT / MRI scanning, image reporting, teaching and management.

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    September 2019

  • Duration

    3 years


Course details

Modules

The first year of your studies will cover a range of topics, including modules such as Fundamentals of Imaging Practice, Introduction to Professional Collaborative Practice and an Introduction to Radiographic Practice. Moving into your second year will allow you to gain deeper knowledge and understanding of radiographic practices with modules such as Advanced Clinical Skills, Imaging of the Cardiovascular System and Cancer Imaging. Your third and final year is your opportunity to evaluate what you have learned during your course and to study more specialised modules within the field of radiography. More specialised modules include Trauma Imaging, Methods of Enquiry (final year research project) and Radiography Image Interpretation.


How to apply

This course is not accepting applications at this time. Please contact the provider to find out more.

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January *

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code B821
Institution code S03
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 120 points
A level BBB At least one science preferred (Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Psychology) however applicants without one of these subjects will be considered on a case by case basis. GCE A Level General Studies is not accepted.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM Science/ Applied Science preferred, however applicants with relevant subjects will be considered on a case by case basis.
Access to HE Diploma D: 45 credits
M: 0 credits
P: 0 credits
60 credits required in total, including 45 credits at level 3 at Distinction grade. The other 15 credits will be level 2 and will not be graded. Access to HE Diploma must include specific level 3 credits in Biology and Physics, applicants must also hold full separate GCSE Maths & English at grade B or 5 (or above).
Scottish Higher BBBBB 120 UCAS points from A/B grades only. C grades and below will not contribute towards tariff requirement. Highers may be combined with Advanced Highers to contribute to 120 Tariff Point requirement, A/B grade Advanced Highers considered only. At least one science preferred (Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Psychology) however applicants without one of these subjects will be considered on a case by case basis.
AS Not accepted
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 32 points At least one Science subject (Biology, Physics, Chemistry or Psychology) is preferable but applicants without will be considered on a case by case basis. Applicants must hold English Language and Mathematics as composite parts of the IBDP.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) 120 UCAS points required, points from A/B grades considered only. C grade and below will not contribute towards tariff requirement. Must include English, Mathematics and a Science at Higher H6 grade or above (D3 grade in old system) or Ordinary O4 grade or above (C2 grade in old system).At least one Science subject (Biology, Physics, Chemistry or Psychology) is preferable but applicants without will be considered on a case by case basis.
Leaving Certificate - Ordinary Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) 120 UCAS Tariff Points required, points from A/B grades considered only. C grade and below will not contribute towards tariff requirement. Must include English, Mathematics and a Science at Higher H6 grade or above (D3 grade in old system) or Ordinary O4 grade or above (C2 grade in old system). At least one Science subject (Biology, Physics, Chemistry or Psychology) is preferable but applicants without will be considered on a case by case basis.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Certificate (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DM In combination with one BTEC National Certificate or one GCE A Level, equating to 120 UCAS tariff points total. Science/ Applied Science preferred, however applicants with relevant subjects will be considered on a case by case basis.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016) DDM Science/ Applied Science preferred, however applicants with relevant subjects will be considered on a case by case basis.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DM Science/ Applied Science preferred, however applicants with relevant subjects will be considered on a case by case basis.
Scottish Advanced Higher BBB 120 UCAS points required, points from A/B grades considered only. C grade and below will not contribute towards tariff requirement. Advanced Highers may be combined with Highers to contribute to 120 Tariff Point requirement, A/B grade Highers considered only. At least one Science subject (Biology, Physics, Chemistry or Psychology) is preferable but applicants without will be considered on a case by case basis.

Five GCSEs at grade C or 4 (or above) required. Must include English Language, Mathematics and a Science. UK Equivalencies (such as Key Skills Level 2/ Functional Skills level 2) are not accepted. Applicants with non UK qualifications will need to meet the minimum GCSE requirements with a satisfactory GCSE equivalent qualification.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Health checks


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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