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Radiographic Science 2 - MRTY2105

Year - 2020

This unit of study continues to build knowledge of general radiographic examinations with a focus on radiographic anatomy and technique adaptation when applied toradiography of the axial skeleton. This unit of study has an evidence based approach using research articles applied to case based learning. Cross sectional imaging primarily through the use of CT imaging will be introduced and students will be expected to demonstrate skill in recognising sectional anatomy.

Classes
1x2hr lecture, 1x2hr practical per week. 4x 1hr VERT tutorials

Assessment
mid semester exam (20%), practical exam (30%) and 1x2-hr end of semester exam (50%)

Textbooks
: "Bontrager, K. L., and Lampignano, J. (2017). Textbook of radiographic positioning and related anatomy (9th ed.). St Louis: Elsevier Health Sciences. Kelley, L. and Petersen, C.M. (2018) Sectional Anatomy for Imaging Professionals by (4THed) St Louis: Elsevier Health Sciences.

Assumed knowledge
MRTY2101

Co-requisites

MRTY2106

Details

Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Medical Imaging Sciences
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Mrs Susan Miller
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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