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Medical Imaging Science

This page was first published on 21 November 2022 and was last amended on 19 December 2022.
View details of the changes below.

Unit of study table (Specialisations)

Medical Imaging Science specialisations

Credit points required for Specialisation: 24
All units are offered as Off-campus mode
All units of study are subject to availability and may be offered every alternate year

 

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites
C: Corequisites N: Prohibition

Computed Tomography (CT)

MRTY5134
Computed Tomography Theory
6  
MRTY5040
Computed Tomography A
6 P MRTY5134
MRTY5041
Computed Tomography B
6 A This is an advanced practice unit that includes considerations relating to students' clinical experience and current practice. Students enrolling in this unit are expected to be working in CT at least two days per week. Students will need to apply for Department Permission and provide CV detailing their modality experience, and supporting letter from their employer indicating their experience.
P MRTY5040
MRTY5046
Computed Tomography C
6 A This is an advanced practice unit that includes considerations relating to students' clinical experience and current practice. Students enrolling in this unit are expected to be working in CT at least two days per week. Students will need to apply for Department Permission and provide CV detailing their modality experience, and supporting letter from their employer indicating their experience.
P
MRTY5041

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

MRTY5051
Magnetic Resonance Theory
6 A High school level maths and physics
MRTY5052
Magnetic Resonance A
6 P MRTY5051
MRTY5053
Magnetic Resonance B
6 A This is an advanced practice unit that includes considerations relating to students' clinical experience and current practice. Students enrolling in this unit are expected to be working in MRI at least two days per week. Students will need to apply for Department Permission and provide CV detailing their modality experience, and supporting letter from their employer indicating their experience.
P MRTY5052
MRTY5138
Magnetic Resonance C
6 A This is an advanced practice unit that includes considerations relating to students' clinical experience and current practice. Students enrolling in this unit are expected to be working in MRI at least two days per week. Students will need to apply for Department Permission and provide CV detailing their modality experience, and supporting letter from their employer indicating their experience.
P MRTY5053

Hybrid Imaging

MRTY5135
Hybrid Imaging A
6  
MRTY5141
Hybrid Imaging B

6  
and select 12 credit points from the following units of study:
MRTY5090
Multiplanar Anatomy A
6  
MRTY5091
Multiplanar Anatomy B

6 A A good knowledge of cross-sectional anatomy is essential for this unit
MRTY5051
Magnetic Resonance Theory
6 A High school level maths and physics
MRTY5134
Computed Tomography Theory
6  

Breast Imaging

MRTY5106
Breast Imaging A
6  
MRTY5140
Breast Imaging B
6 P MRTY5106
and select 12 credit points from units listed in the Medical Imaging Science electives table.

Post-publication amendments

Date Original publication Post-publication amendment
19/12/2022 No Assumed knowledge (A) for MRTY5046 Assumed knowledge (A) for MRTY5046 added
A This is an advanced practice unit that includes considerations relating to students' clinical experience and current practice. Students enrolling in this unit are expected to be working in CT at least two days per week. Students will need to apply for Department Permission and provide CV detailing their modality experience, and supporting letter from their employer indicating their experience.
19/12/2022 Assumed knowledge (A) for MRTY5053 published as:
A This is an advanced practice unit that includes considerations relating to students' clinical experience and current practice. Students enrolling in this unit are expected to be working in MRI at least two days per week.
Assumed knowledge (A) for MRTY5053 amended to:
A This is an advanced practice unit that includes considerations relating to students' clinical experience and current practice.
Students enrolling in this unit are expected to be working in MRI at least two days per week. Students will need to apply for Department Permission and provide CV detailing their modality experience, and supporting letter from their employer indicating their experience.
19/12/2022 Assumed knowledge (A) for MRTY5138 published as:
A This is an advanced practice unit that includes considerations relating to students' clinical experience and current practice. Students enrolling in this unit are expected to be working in MRI at least two days per week.
Assumed knowledge (A) for MRTY5138 amended to:
A This is an advanced practice unit that includes considerations relating to students' clinical experience and current practice. Students enrolling in this unit are expected to be working in MRI at least two days per week. Students will need to apply for Department Permission and provide CV detailing their modality experience, and supporting letter from their employer indicating their experience.
19/12/2022 Assumed knowledge (A) for MRTY5041 published as:
A This is an advanced practice unit that includes considerations relating to students' clinical experience and current practice. Students enrolling in this unit are expected to be working in CT at least two days per week.
Assumed knowledge (A) for MRTY5041 amended to:
A This is an advanced practice unit that includes considerations relating to students' clinical experience and current practice. Students enrolling in this unit are expected to be working in CT at least two days per week.
Students will need to apply for Department Permission and provide CV detailing their modality experience, and supporting letter from their employer indicating their experience.