Radiographic Physics 3 (MRTY3107)


This unit of study covers quality assurance, dose control and image quality optimisation for various imaging modalities. These include advanced CT, DSA and MRI. This unit will also look at how image display and observation affect the diagnostic outcome.

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2-hr lecture/ week, 2-hr combined tutorial - practical/week and self-directed learning


Wk 6 exam (30%) SAQ 30 mins, end semester exam (70%)


Seeram, Computed Tomography (3rd ed), (2009)
Bushong, Radiologic Science for Technologists (9th ed), (2009)
Curry et al, Christensen's Physics of Diagnostic Radiology (4th ed), (1990)

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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.

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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.