University of Technology Sydney

68202 Medical Imaging Technology

6cp; 4hpw: 2hpw (lecture, online), 2hpw (workshop, on campus), 4 x 2hpw (first 4 weeks) (computer practicals)
Requisite(s): 68315 Imaging Science
Anti-requisite(s): 91403 Medical Imaging


This subject provides fundamental principles regarding imaging modalities and a broad background, based on physics, to establish an understanding of how particular imaging techniques have been developed and their clinical and research applications. It covers an examination of the role and effectiveness of clinical imaging, an overview of generic characteristics, and a detailed examination of specific imaging modalities including x-rays, ultrasound, computed tomography, nuclear medicine and magnetic resonance imaging. The subject includes lectures, practicals and workshops.

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Autumn session, City campus

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