Taught course

Applied Orthopaedic Radiology

University of Salford · College of Health and Social Care

Entry requirements

  • BSc (Hons) or equivalent health care degree or qualification in medicine equivalent to MBBS
  • Specialist interest in Spinal Orthopaedics
  • Doctor, nurse or therapist wishing to specialise within this area

Months of entry


Course content

The course aims to provide an anatomical based approach providing background knowledge to clinical disorders and typical imaging features.

The course will provide a structured approach in image interpretation with particular emphasis applied to plain radiographs and MRI imaging.

It provides you with the opportunity to study and be taught by experts in the field and an opportunity for hands-on ultrasound workshops.

The curricula will cover shoulder, elbow, wrist, hip, knee, ankle and foot imaging and spines, as appropriate to your field of practice. Bone tumours and arthritides shall also be covered.

Information for international students

International applicants will be required to show a proficiency in English. An IELTS score of 6.5 with no element below 6 is required.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • Module
    part time
    8 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    Single Module (30 Credits)

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0) 161 295 4545