Professional Practice Nuclear Medicine 2 (MRSC5010)


This unit of study will develop the student's knowledge in the professional practice of nuclear medicine. The techniques covered will build upon routine procedures that the student will encounter in the workplace. The theory of anatomy, physiology, pathology and radiopharmacy of selected body systems will be taught in context with the technique. Students will be expected to supplement and broaden their learning by independent research on relevant topics.

Further unit of study information


Clinical skills workshops, 2hr clinical briefing class, 1hr clinical debriefing class


report (25%), exam quiz in session (15%), exam final (60%)


Christian, PC and Waterstram-Rich, KM/Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT Technology and Techniques /7th/2012/978032307195/

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge


Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.