Digital Imaging (MRTY3100)


Medical imaging and radiology will soon be entirely digital. This unit of study aims to develop a practical understanding of imaging theory and digital image processing as they apply to medical imaging.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


2-hr lecture/week, 2-hr/fortnight practicals, eLearning resources.


Mid semester test (25%), practical assessment (25%), final exam (50%)


Recommended: Fundamentals of Digital Imaging in Medicine

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Assumed knowledge

(MRTY2082 or MRTY2084 or MRTY2087) and MRTY2089

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.