As a healthcare professional, this course offers you a valuable multidisciplinary opportunity to participae in continuing professional development.
During your time with us, you'll tackle four compulsory modules address the fundamental aspects of nuclear medicine required for practice. You must have a UK-based clinical placement before commencing the course and spend a minimum of 3 days per week in clinical practice (excluding annual leave and weeks at the University). The Hybrid Imaging module allows you to focus your clinical experience in either SPECT-CT or PET-CT. It covers the theory of image acquisition and clinical applications of both modalities plus the evolving modality of PET-MR.
• You will be taught by well-known and well-respected nuclear medicine professionals
• Access to managed practical sessions in internationally renowned nuclear medicine facilities
• This programme is professionally accredited by the Society of Radiographers
Visit the website: http://www.salford.ac.uk/pgt-courses/nuclear-medicine-imaging
Radiographers and nuclear medicine technologists. Previous experience in nuclear medicine would be an advantage before commencing the course although this is not essential.
This course is made up of four compulsory modules which integrate theory with the clinical application and practice of nuclear medicine. There is a clinical practice requirement for the duration of the PgDip and you will be required to work closely with a nominated clinical supervisor.
Your learning will be delivered through lectures, seminars, onlnie learning and group work.
You'll receive support from course tutors over email and via our virtual learning environment, Blackboard, where you can access discussion boards, online lectures, podcasts, videos and other learning materials.
• Fundamentals of Nuclear Medicine
• Advanced Concepts in Nuclear Medicine
• Hybrid Imaging in Nuclear Medicine
• Clinically based Practices in Nuclear Medicine
A mixture of the following:
• Case study
• Critical review
• Written assignment
This programme provides you with the skills and knowledge to take on additional roles and responsibilities, which, in turn
will enhance your career opportunities.
How to apply: http://www.salford.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/applying
An honours degree OR a vocational award together with evidence of further learningWe welcome applications from students with alternative qualifications and/or significant relevant experience, subject to approval through a process of Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL).