Taught course

Radiography - MSc

Institution
Birmingham City University · Faculty of Health
Qualifications
PGCertPGDipMSc

Entry requirements

Entry requirements: You should possess a BSc (Hons) in Diagnostic/Therapeutic Radiography or equivalent qualification e.g a Diploma of the College of Radiographers. You should be currently practising, with at least two years' post-qualification experience as a radiographer. If you apply for the named Postgraduate Certificate (PgCert) awards in CT Head Reporting, Appendicular Skeletal Reporting, Axial Skeletal Reporting and Adult, Chest and Abdomen Reporting you must also have a clinical supervisor within your own department who is willing to support you through the course, together with written approval from the Trust or hospital employing you for clinical practice. Your clinical supervisor must be a radiologist and you must be given one day a week study in the clinical setting.

Appendicular Reporting; Axial Reporting; Barium Enema: CT Head Reporting; Intravenous Urography; Computed Tomography; Diploma in Image Reporting.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Course overview:
The Faculty of Health has a reputation for developing innovative courses to meet the demands of NHS
Trusts who require staff training in order to meet the demands of an ever changing NHS.
The courses are aimed at those with a current qualification and registration as radiographer with the HPC who wish to enhance their qualifications and skills and to prepare themselves for the extended roles that they are expected to embrace.
The available courses are designed to enable you to evaluate the relationship between technology, managerial responsibility and policy.
As increasing emphasis is being placed on hospital-based research to support evidence-based practice, the courses also aim to enhance your abilities to critically evaluate research findings to benefit service provision.
We will equip you with specialist knowledge and skills to meet the ever-changing needs of this fast-developing sector.
All courses are accredited by the College/Society of Radiographers and the Health Professions Council (HPC). The skills obtained are transferable to all NHS Trusts and recognised overseas.

Fees and funding

NHS trusts.

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

part time
24 months

PGDip

part time
36 months

MSc

part time
60 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment60
Professional practice40
Dissertation (20000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Pre-entry Enquiries Team
Email
courseenquiries@bcu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)121 331 5595