Kingston University

Kingston University

Radiography (Medical Imaging and Mammography)

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.

Entry requirements

A degree/diploma or equivalent in radiography and at least 2 years' full-time clinical experience; applicants must also have mentoring support from appropriate workplace personnel for those modules with a clinical element; interview; registry with UK Health and Care Professions Council; applicants whose 1st language is not English must have an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Assessing and supervising in the workplace; breast cancer treatment, management and care; cancer management; computed tomography I: principles; computed tomography II: clinical practice; dissertation; foundation to image interpretation; magnetic resonance imaging I: principles; managing continual professional development; digital imaging in healthcare; quality and professional issues in health care; research methods; self-managed learning in the workplace; advanced principles and practice of breast interventional techniques; clinical breast examination and client communication; interpretation and reporting in mammography; ultrasound of the breast; professional practice in mammography I and II.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by case studies; research protocols; dissertation; essays; portfolios; practical assessment; OSCE; reflective log book.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 3,155 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
PgCert Part-time £ 3,460 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
PgDip Full-time £ 4,850 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penrhyn Road Campus Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE South East

Key information

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0844 855 2177