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Area/Catalogue
RADY 3011

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
101480

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Course aim

To provide students with opportunities to continue to develop the appropriate knowledge, skills and attitudes leading to a more complex level of Medical Imaging clinical practice.

Course content

Modified radiographic techniques and patient care relating to trauma, mobiles & operating theatres, geriatric, paediatric; digital imaging manipulation; image analysis and evaluation; principles of tomography; infection control; fluroscopy; contrast media; radiographic examinations involving contrast media; the disabled patient; teamwork; scope of practice.

Textbook(s)

Eisenberg, R L & Johnson, N M 2010, Comprehensive Radiographic Pathology, 4th, Mosby, St Louis

Ballinger, P W and Franks, E D 2003, Merrill's Atlas of Radiographic Positions & Radiologic Procedures (3 volume set), 12th, Mosby, St Louis

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
PHYS 2006 Physics for Medical Radiation 3
RADY 3010 Medical Imaging Studies 2

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture 4 hours x 6 weeks
Tutorial 2 x 1.5 hours x 6 weeks
Practical 1.5 hours x 6 weeks
Seminar 1 hour x 6 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Presentation - 20% 15 minutes
Examination - 60% 2.5 hours
Portfolio 1000 words 20% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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