Professional Practice Radiography 3 (MRSC5013)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit of study will continue to develop the student's knowledge in the professional practice of diagnostic radiography. The techniques covered will introduce more specialised procedures that the student will encounter in the workplace. Anatomy, physiology and pathology will be integrated with corresponding imaging techniques of selected body systems such as the GIT and CNS. Dedicated planar anatomy and imaging will be included for selected body systems. Students will be expected to supplement and broaden their learning by independent research on relevant topics, such as trauma imaging

Further unit of study information

Classes

2 hrs lectures/week, 4 hrs of tutorials/semester

Assessment

Group assignment (25%), class test (25%) and final exam (50%)

Textbooks

Carver, E and Carver, B/Medical Imaging - Techniques, Reflection and Evaluation/2006/

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

MRSC5005

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.