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BSc (Hons)Diagnostic Radiography and Imaging

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Overview

Diagnostic radiographers play a vital role in healthcare by producing patient centred imaging services for the diagnosis and treatment of injuries and disease. Our BSc (Hons) in Diagnostic Radiography and Imaging delivers the knowledge and clinical experience you require to become a skilled and competent diagnostic radiographer and reflects the rapidly changing face of healthcare in the UK.

This is a full-time three year vocational degree where Radiography students will learn a wide range of subjects to enable our graduates to be safe and confident practitioners, able to deliver high quality care to patients. You will learn human anatomy, physiology and pathology, using radiographic images, along with an understanding of the equipment used to image patients. During your training you will develop excellent communication skills and learn to work in a team environment putting the needs of the patient at the centre of everything you do. In addition, you will acquire an appreciation of research methods with respect to diagnostic radiography and the importance of evidence-based practice in relation to the profession.

The degree is delivered with student spending time each year at the University campus studying and gaining practical experience at our affiliated NHS hospitals developing where students become competent in the knowledge and skills they have been learning.

Career opportunities

Upon successful completion of our BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography degree, you will belong to a well-respected profession, which is at the forefront of modern medicine with an interesting and rewarding career ahead of you.

The NHS has a grading structure that allows for career advancement and recognition as your skills and knowledge progress. Your degree will have provided you with a wealth of graduate skills which will enable you to move into area of specialist practise with in radiography including image interpretation, CT, interventional radiology, ultrasound imaging, MRI and nuclear medicine. You may also choose to develop your career in leadership and management, in research, teaching or industry or as a practitioner in a private setting.

Radiographers trained in the UK are recognised as being among the best in the world providing graduates with international opportunities throughout their career.

Our graduates, once registered as diagnostic radiographers, are able to practise in a range of healthcare settings, in a variety of locations nationally and internationally. The profession is constantly evolving and as a radiographer you’ll be able to extend your scope of practice into specialist imaging areas including ultrasound, computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging, among others. You’ll also have the opportunity to be involved in research and / or education and training of radiographers.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States