University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Medical Imaging

**Why choose this course** Medical imaging gives us a window into the body, allowing us to accurately assess overall health, prescribe treatment and potentially save people's lives. Through a mix of lectures, laboratories, clinical demonstrations and hospital visits, our MSc in Medical Imaging will develop you as a medical imaging professional, enhancing your ability to take on new challenges with confidence. You will also benefit from interdisciplinary learning thanks to the fact we run our course in collaboration with the Department of Physics. **What you will study** Medical imaging is a rapidly-growing discipline within the healthcare sector, involving engineers, computer scientists, physicists and clinicians. Our MSc in Medical Imaging will provide you will a strong understanding of the mathematical and physical aspects of image formation and a knowledge of the range of medical imaging techniques. You will develop your knowledge of various medical imaging applications as well as an understanding the health and safety considerations involved. Our course will teach you the expertise you'll need to forge a career in medical imaging, including radiation physics, image processing, biology, computer vision, pattern recognition, artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Entry requirements

MSc: A minimum of a 2:2 UK honours degree in either Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Chemistry, or a recognised equivalent international qualification. We'll also consider other relevant degree subjects or relevant work experience if you don't meet these requirements. English language requirements IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall with 6.0 in Writing and 5.5 in each other element.

Course modules

Modules listed are indicative, reflecting the information available at the time of publication. Please note that modules may be subject to teaching availability, student demand and/or class size caps. FULL-TIME Year 1 (full-time) 60 CREDIT STANDARD PROJECT - Core COMPUTER VISION AND PATTERN RECOGNITION - Compulsory INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY AND RADIATION BIOLOGY - Compulsory PROFESSIONAL SKILLS FOR CLINICAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING - Compulsory RADIATION PHYSICS - Compulsory AI AND AI PROGRAMMING - Compulsory DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATIONS OF IONISING RADIATION PHYSICS - Compulsory IMAGE PROCESSING AND DEEP LEARNING - Compulsory NON-IONISING RADIATION IMAGING - Compulsory PART-TIME Unstructured (3-5 years) 60 CREDIT STANDARD PROJECT - Core COMPUTER VISION AND PATTERN RECOGNITION - Compulsory INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY AND RADIATION BIOLOGY - Compulsory PROFESSIONAL SKILLS FOR CLINICAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING - Compulsory RADIATION PHYSICS - Compulsory AI AND AI PROGRAMMING - Compulsory DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATIONS OF IONISING RADIATION PHYSICS - Compulsory IMAGE PROCESSING AND DEEP LEARNING - Compulsory NON-IONISING RADIATION IMAGING - Compulsory

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 - 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 - 60 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site GU2 7XH South East

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