Bristol, University of the West of England

Bristol, University of the West of England

Nuclear Medicine

The course provides students with core knowledge and skills, based on clinical practice, together with advanced education in nuclear medicine technology, enabling students to apply this knowledge in a reflective and critical manner to their clinical practice. The skills and knowledge gained will enable students to contribute to the existing body of knowledge of nuclear medicine through research and publication. The course has just been re-approved by the College of Radiographers (CoR) and explores the fundamentals of nuclear medicine, as well as the latest and evolving technology and technique developments. The aim of this consortium is to promote the best and most relevant nuclear medicine education and training for radiographers and technologists.

Entry requirements

Good Honours degree in a relevant subject or overseas equivalent; a relevant registered health care qualification; professional experience in the field of nuclear medicine. Individuals may claim accredited learning. Experienced practioners with relevant qualifications may apply for module exemption.

Course modules

Core modules: science and instrumentation of nuclear medicine; clinical skills in nuclear medicine; enhancing nuclear medicine practice; health and social care research (methods and methodology). Optional modules: reporting skills in nuclear medicine; hybrid imaging in nuclear medicine; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include: examinations, assignments, and clinical portfolio.

Sponsorship information

The SHA (South West Strategic Health Authority, formerly known as WDC) may fund courses for employees of NHS Trusts and some independent organisations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 565 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 36 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 565 per Credit (Scotland) 36 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 565 per Credit (Wales) 36 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 565 per Credit (England) 36 months
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 938 per Credit (International) 36 months
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 565 per Credit (England) 9 months
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 938 per Credit (International) 9 months
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 565 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 565 per Credit (Scotland) 9 months
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 565 per Credit (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 565 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 20 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 565 per Credit (Scotland) 20 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 565 per Credit (Wales) 20 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 565 per Credit (England) 20 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 938 per Credit (International) 20 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glenside Bristol BS16 1DD South West

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