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Radiographic Science 1 - MRTY2101

This unit of study builds upon foundation knowledge of imaging technology and patient care. Students will be expected to apply knowledge of general radiographic projections of the appendicular skeleton, including exposure factors, to a range of patient presentations and clinical indications. Using research as evidence for best practice, students will understand the clinical challenge/question and apply their knowledge of human anatomy in order to demonstrate adaptability of plain radiographic imaging technique.

Classes
1x2 hr lecture and 1x2hr practical/tutorial per week

Assessment
Mid semester exam (20%), practical exam (30%), 2-hr final exam (50%)

Textbooks
Bontrager, K. L., and Lampignano, J. (2013). Textbook of radiographic positioning and related anatomy (8th ed.). St Louis: Elsevier Health Sciences.

Pre-requisites

MRTY1038

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Medical Radiation Sciences
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Ms Susan Miller
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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