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Area/Catalogue
RADY 3012

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
101481

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)

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

Equipment and physical principles of imaging systems including digital imaging; image acquisition; image manipulations; angiography procedures; DSA; interventional techniques; mammographic procedures; bone mineral density; image interpretation; image quality; image evaluation; anatomy recognition in multiple planes; pathology; artefacts; quality assurance procedures; conflict resolution, patient care; nursing role; teamwork.

Textbook(s)

Nil

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 2 x 1.5 hours x 6 weeks
Tutorial 3 x 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
Assignment 1000 words 20% -
Presentation - 20% 15 minutes
Examination 2.5 hours 60% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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