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BP5005: IMAGING IN MEDICINE (2016-2017)

Last modified: 16 Nov 2016 18:04


Course Overview

This course provides instruction in the basic physics and engineering principles of imaging techniques used in medicine. It also provides an overview of the range of applications of imaging techniques in the modern medical environment. The course covers Nuclear Medicine, Positron Emission Tomography, Radiodiagnosis (X-ray imaging), Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Ultrasound Imaging.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Professor David Lurie

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

None.

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

Lectures and practiclas covering: radiodiagnosis, nuclear medicine, positron emission tomography, magnetic resonanace imaging, ultrasound in medicine.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

None.

Contact Teaching Time

120 hours

This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.

Teaching Breakdown


Assessment

1 one hour written examination (66.67%); continuous assessment (33.33%).

Formative Assessment

None.

Feedback

None.

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