Taught course

Therapeutic Radiography

London South Bank University · Allied Health Professions

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Entry requirements

It is anticipated that applicants will have a wide variety of academic backgrounds, but they should ideally possess a bachelor degree second class Honours Upper Division (2:1) in a subject related to science or health, for example: physics, biology, health sciences.

Consideration will also be given to other relevant qualifications recognised as equivalent to the above.

All applicants must be 18 years or over at the commencement of the course.

Months of entry


Course content

Therapeutic radiographers are at the forefront of cancer care, having a vital role in the delivery of Radiotherapy services. They treat cancer patients with x-rays using highly sophisticated equipment. They are also responsible for ensuring that treatment planning and delivery is achieved with absolute precision.

In the treatment of cancer, accuracy is paramount and a variety of highly specialised equipment is available within Radiotherapy Departments to achieve this. Computerised Tomography (CT) simulators employ the latest technology to localise tumours.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MSc
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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