University of Salford header

University of Salford

Nuclear Medicine Imaging

This course allows you to focus your clinical experience in either SPECT-CT or PET-CT. It covers the theory of image acquisition and clinical applications of both modalities plus the evolving modality of PET-MR.

Entry requirements

A degree, grade 2.2 or above, in a relevant subject or equivalent academic or professional qualification from the UK or elsewhere. You must have a UK-based clinical placement before commencing the course and spend a minimum of 3 days per week in clinical practice (excluding annual leave and weeks at the university). Students whose 1st language is not English will need to provide evidence of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

Modules include: Fundamentals of nuclear medicine; advanced concepts in nuclear medicine; the hybrid imaging in nuclear medicine module; clinically based practices in nuclear medicine; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes: Case study; experiment; radiation protection- critique of risk assessments and local rules; portfolio of clinical learning.

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for international students only).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,217 per Credit (International) 19 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (EU) 19 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 19 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 19 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 19 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 19 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,217 per Credit (International) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.