Taught course

Medical Physics

Institution
University of Aberdeen · School of Medicine and Dentistry
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

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Months of entry

September

Course content

Medical physics applies physics, electronics and computing to medical problems, from graduation you can study specialities such as nuclear medicine, which uses radioactive materials for diagnosis of disease, radiotherapy, which employs linear accelerators to destroy cancerous tissue, as well as medical electronics and magnetic resonance imaging.

The MSc in Medical Physics is the first step towards qualification as a Medical Physicist, providing you with the knowledge as applied in the modern clinical/health environment. It ingtegrates with the UK NHS's grade-A medical physicist training scheme, and has been accredited by the Institute of Physics & Engineering in Medicine.


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Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
School Administrator
Email
graduateschool-clsm@abdn.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1224 437096