Taught course

Medical Imaging

Institution
University of Dundee · School of Science and Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You should have, or expect to have, a BSc or BEng degree at 2:2 or above (or a suitable equivalent) in a relevant engineering, physical science or medical degree. Applicants with a product or industrial design qualification may also be considered depending on engineering content of their degree qualification.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The MSc in Medical Imaging at the University of Dundee will:

  • provide knowledge, skills and understanding of medical imaging technologies, particularly in modern biomedical, radiological and surgical imaging instrumentation, biomaterials, biomechanics and tissue engineering;
  • enhance your analytical and critical abilities, competence in multi-disciplinary research & development;
  • provide broad practical training in biology and biomolecular sciences sufficient for you to understand the biomedical nomenclature and to have an appreciation of the relevance and potential clinical impact of the research projects on offer;
  • allow you to experience the unique environment of clinical and surgical aspects in medical imaging in order to provide an understanding of the engineering challenges for advanced practice;
  • provide core training in electrical, microwave, magnetic, acoustic and optical techniques relevant to the life sciences interface and provide broad experience of analytical and imaging techniques relevant for biology, biomolecular and clinical sciences;
  • provide core training in acoustic ultrasound technologies.

The programme will involve a variety of teaching formats including lectures, tutorials, seminars, hands-on imaging classes, laboratory exercises, case studies, coursework, and an individual research project.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Zhihong Huang
Email
z.y.huang@dundee.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1382 385477