Taught course

Applied Orthopaedic Radiology - Single module

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 IELTS minimum 6.5 with no element below 6 Accreditation for Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. The Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) process could help you to make your work and life experience count. The APL process can be used for entry onto courses or to give you exemptions from parts of your course. Two forms of APL may be used for entry: the Accreditation of Prior Certificated Learning (APCL) or the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL).

Months of entry


Course content

5 good reasons to study Applied Orthopaedic Radiology - Single module at Salford:

  • Gain an understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of different imaging modalities as applied to clinical orthopaedic practice.
  • Improve the interpretation of radiographs, ultrasound and MRI in orthopaedic management
  • Taught by consultant radiologist active in Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine in practice
  • Focus on a clinical case approach
  • Hands on ultrasound workshop

Information for international students

International applicants will be required to show a proficiency in English. An IELTS score of 6.0 (no element below 5.5) is proof of this.

Fees and funding

Applying for postgraduate Health and Social Care single modules

All applications for post qualifying heath and social care modules are made directly to the University.

North West SHA-SLA funded applications

If your Trust is part of the North West SHA-SLA agreement, contact your CPD Lead to agree funding. You must then apply through the NHS CPD Apply system: www.cpd-applynw.nhs.uk

Self funded applications

If you are self funding a programme of study or single module, please complete the appropriate application form and send directly to the University.

Qualification and course duration


part time
8 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations100

Course contact details

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