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Diagnostic Radiography

Queen Margaret University

Content

Year one gives you an introduction to anatomy and physiology, scientific and technological radiographic principles, and the professional requirements of a diagnostic radiographer. A two-week placement will introduce you to clinical practice.

In year two you’ll study radiographic equipment design and construction, research methods and further investigate general radiographic techniques including fluoroscopy, CT and trauma. You will develop your skills in the application of radiographic techniques through 13 weeks of clinical placement.

Year three focuses on specialist radiographic theory and practice, as well as further developing your critical skills of evidence-based practice. You will continue to link theory and practice during 13 weeks of placement, which include a four-week elective placement.

In year four you will enhance and broaden your theoretical, research, professional and clinical skills to enable a smooth transition to working life. This year includes another 13 weeks of clinical placement.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements:
4 Highers at BBBB (standard entry) or BBCC (widening access entry) including a science subject plus English and 2 science subjects at National 5.

You would require a satisfactory PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) check to show you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

B821

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

School of Health Sciences

Department

Health Professions

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.qmu.ac.uk

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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