City, University of London

City, University of London

Radiography (Computed Tomography)

This course is for Qualified radiographers working in or rotating through Computed Tomography who wish to advance their clinical practice and understanding of this modality.

Entry requirements

PgDip

A minimum of a lower second class honours in Radiography or other relevant health related subject from a UK institution or Appropriate professional qualifications e.g. Diploma of the College of Radiographers; International qualifications in Radiography may be acceptable if the holder is able to gain registration with the Health Professions Council; Applicants should have a minimum of one year of clinical experience in the clinical speciality in which they wish to study before starting the course and should continue in clinical practice while on the programme.

MSc

A minimum of a lower second class honours in Radiography or other relevant health related subject from a UK institution or
Appropriate professional qualifications e.g. Diploma of the College of Radiographers;
International qualifications in Radiography may be acceptable if the holder is able to gain registration with the Health Professions Council;
Applicants should have a minimum of one year of clinical experience in the clinical speciality in which they wish to study before starting the course and should continue in clinical practice while on the programme.

Course modules

PgDip

Year 1: Core modules -
RDM019 Clinical Applications of Computed Tomography (30 credits) - year one, term one; and
RCM123 Science and Instrumentation of Computed Tomography (30 credits) - year one, term two.

For the Postgraduate Diploma (year two) in Radiography (Computed Tomography) the core modules of:

RDM019 Clinical Applications of Computed Tomography (30 credits) - year one, term one;
RCM123 Science and Instrumentation of Computed Tomography (30 credits) - year one, term two; and
HRM011 Introduction to Research Methods and Applied Data Analysis (15 credits) - year two, term one.

The remainder of the course will be selected from elective modules:
RCM005 Evidence Based Practice (15 credits - distance learning);
RCM010 Student Negotiated Module 1 (15 credits - distance learning);
CHM003 Comparative Imaging (30 credits - distance learning);
CHM002 Education in the Workplace (15 credits - distance learning);
RCM124 Physics and Instrumentation of Medical Magnetic Resonance (30 credits - 36 hours classroom based) only suitable for students with some Computed Tomography (CT) rotation;
RDM017 Clinical Applications of Medical Magnetic Resonance (30 credits - 36 hours, classroom based). Only suitable for students with some MRI rotation.

PgCert

RDM019 Clinical Applications of Computed Tomography (30 credits) - year one, term one; and
RCM123 Science and Instrumentation of Computed Tomography (30 credits) - year one, term two.

MSc

Year 1: RDM019 Clinical Applications of Computed Tomography (30 credits) - year one, term one; and
RCM123 Science and Instrumentation of Computed Tomography (30 credits) - year one, term two.

Year 2: RDM019 Clinical Applications of Computed Tomography (30 credits) - year one, term one;
RCM123 Science and Instrumentation of Computed Tomography (30 credits) - year one, term two; and
HRM011 Introduction to Research Methods and Applied Data Analysis (15 credits) - year two, term one.

For the MSc Radiography (Medical Magnetic Resonance) (year three) you must also obtain a minimum of 180 credits and include core modules of:
RCM123 Science and Instrumentation of Computed Tomography (30 credits) - year one, term two;
RDM019 Clinical Applications of Computed Tomography (30 credits)- year one, term one;
HRM011 Introduction to Research Methods and Applied Data Analysis (15credits) - year two, term one; and
APM002 Dissertation - year two, terms one and two (60 credits).

The remainder of the course will be selected from elective modules:
RCM005 Evidence Based Practice (15 credits - distance learning);
RCM010 Student Negotiated Module 1 (15 credits - distance learning);
CHM003 Comparative Imaging (30 credits - distance learning);
CHM002 Education in the Workplace (15 credits - distance learning);
RCM124 Physics and Instrumentation of Medical Magnetic Resonance (30 credits - 36 hours classroom based) only suitable for students with some Computed Tomography (CT) rotation; or
RDM017 Clinical Applications of Medical Magnetic Resonance (30 credits - 36 hours, classroom based). Only suitable for students with some MRI rotation.

Assessment methods

You are assessed on a range of areas including your project dissertation, exams, written assignments, oral presentations and posters.

Sponsorship information

The following scholarships are available: City, University of London postgraduate scholarships; City, University of London Graduate Loyalty Discount; School of Health Sciences International Excellence Scholarships (for international students only).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (International) 2 years

Campus details

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Northampton Square Islington EC1V 0HB South East

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