Radiographic Practice 1 (MRTY1033)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit of study continues to build upon the role of the diagnostic radiographer and the use of ionising radiation in a medical imaging department. It aims to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to perform a range of X-ray examinations, particularly related to the appendicular skeleton. It also provides the fundamental skills necessary to critique images for interpretation and diagnose common pathologies and conditions.
Further unit of study information
1x1-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week, 1x1-hr practical/week. Conducted weeks 2-13, semester 2
Class tests 1 (20%), Class test 2 (20%), End semester exam (60%)
Bontrager and Lampignano Textbook of Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy.(7th edition)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
Study this unit outside a degree
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.
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.