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Professional Issues and Leadership - MRTY3122

Year - 2020

This UOS explores the ethical and legal requirements of medical radiation practice in Australia. The UOS takes a case based approach to ethical, reflective and collaborative practice using key legislation as a framework for decision making and discussion. Students will learn of the integration between legal requirements, mandatory notifications and the code of conduct as required by federal law and state licensing. The notion of leadership, culturally safe practice and patient advocacy will be explored.

1 x 2-hr lecture per week plus full day health care challenge attendance

reflective professional portfolio (50%), 2-hr final exam (50%)

Assumed knowledge
MRTY2104 and MRTY2108


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2 Early

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Medical Imaging Sciences
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Yobelli Jimenez
HECS Band: 2
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