University of Hertfordshire

University of Hertfordshire

Diagnostic Imaging

This programme is designed to enable radiographers to develop their knowledge and understanding in the field of diagnostic radiography.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in radiography; or a clinical science; or an acceptable medical or non-medical qualification; or a professional equivalent; access to clinical practice is essential for the clinical competency modules; applicants must provide details of an appropriate clinical placement with a named supervisor.

Course modules

Modules include: Advances in practice; clinical applications of mri - brain, spine and musculoskeletal; clinical applications of mri 2 - trunk, cardiovascular and oncology; clinical applications:ct; developing and managing people in healthcare; facilitation of education in practice 1; facilitation of education in practice 2; independent professional study 1; independent professional study 2; independent reflection in professional practice 1; independent reflection in professional practice 2; independent work based skills 1; independent work based skills 2; multiplanar anatomy and pathology for imaging; pathophysiology for image interpretation of the skeletal system 1; pathophysiology for image interpretation of the skeletal system 2; preparing for postgraduate success; principles of image reporting; research dissertation; research methods; research methods distance learning; science and principles of ct; science and principles of mri.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include essays, presentations, reports, posters and practical examinations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 605 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 5 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 605 per Credit (Scotland) 5 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 605 per Credit (Wales) 5 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 605 per Credit (England) 5 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 400 per Credit (England) 5 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 400 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 5 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 400 per Credit (Scotland) 5 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 400 per Credit (Wales) 5 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 400 per Credit (England) 5 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 400 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 5 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 400 per Credit (Scotland) 5 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 400 per Credit (Wales) 5 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
College Lane Campus Hatfield AL10 9AB South East

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