Radiography (Oncology Practice)
This course covers topics relating to clinical roles, management, supervisory and assessment roles, quality issues, research methods and ethics, as well as taking a module of independent study to meet a particular professional need or interest.
A degree/diploma or equivalent in radiography; at least 2 years' full-time clinical experience; students must also have mentoring support from appropriate personnel at their workplace for those modules with a clinical element; interview; registry with the UK Health and Care Professions Council; applicants whose 1st language is not English must have an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.
Modules include: Assessing and supervising in the workplace; breast cancer treatment, management and care; cancer management; computed tomography I: principles; dissertation; foundation to image interpretation; managing continual professional development; management of people in the workplace; quality and professional issues in health care; radiotherapy practice; research methods; self-managed learning in the workplace; digital imaging in healthcare; external beam radiotherapy planning; image-guided radiotherapy verification; management of people in the workplace.
Assessment is through case studies; research protocols; dissertation; essays; portfolios; practical assessment; OSCE; reflective log book.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 6,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 515 per Credit module (home fees)||2 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 3,350 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 4,700 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,585 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Penrhyn Road Campus||Kingston upon Thames||KT1 2EE||South East|
0844 855 2177