This unit of study will allow students to critically explore issues of quality management, changing technology and advanced practice in the medical radiation sciences. It builds upon the professional practice units of study and consolidates the generic attributes of graduates of the university. The focus will be on quality management in MRS and the use of sonography in the diagnosis of disease and as an aid in treatment decisions. Students will also undertake a module on image interpretation, with the focus following an evidence based practice approach.
1x2-hr lecture/tutorial per week and online activities.
Presentation (15%), Mid-semester test (25%), Assignment (30%), Quiz (30%)