BSc Radiography -

Short description

The programme is based on the "General Plan and Regulations for the 3-year Training Programme in Radiography" (1997) and qualifies for authorisation as radiographer as well as Bachelor's degree.

Duration

3 years
180 ECTS credits
Undergraduate programme leading to a Bachelor's degree.

Expected learning outcomes

After completion of the programme, the students will:

Expected learning outcomes
Students will after graduation:
Knowledge
Have knowledge of people of all ages with varying degrees of health, illness and disability in accordance with the requirements of proper practice.
Have knowledge and expertise in conducting research and treatment using various modalities in radiation therapy and radiography (conventional radiology, intervention, CT, MRI, mammography, nuclear medicine, ultrasound)
Understand, explain and act in relation to the somatic and genetic damage that medical use of ionizing radiation can lead to.
Understand, utilize and contribute to research, dissemination and development nationally and internationally, and utilize research results in their profession.
Show understanding of the radiographer place in the health care system, and knowing decision-making structures and management levels in health and social service sectors as well as relevant laws, regulations and agreements.
Is aware of health and social policy in national and international perspective, and how to affect this.

Skills
Handle sensitive medical information about the patient in accordance with legislation.
Evaluate and administer drugs used in professional practice and maintain hygienic principles.
Represent the optimal medical imaging for diagnostic purposes, as well as evaluate and verify the visual material in relation to the given problem.
Have action alert in relation to an emergency situation.
Organizing own work, work in interdisciplinary teams, and lead others.
Guide, teach and inform patients, their relatives, students and other health professionals.
Reflecting on ethical problems, ethical action and identify value conflicts in practical health and social work.
Exercise the profession in accordance with legal regulations for radiation protection.
Have an understanding of various radioactive isotopes benefit and harm and deal with those responsible.

Internationalization

In the last semester of the programme, the students can take a period of 3 months at a partner institution abroad (Jan-March). In the same period, incoming students are offered a module that is taught in English. It has a theoretical part (4 weeks) and a period of practical training (8 weeks).

Admission Criteria

General matriculation requirement.

Table of subjects

BSc Radiography 2010/2013

Coursecode Course name C/E *) ECTS each. semester
  S1(A) S2(S) S3(A) S4(S) S5(A) S6(S)
RAD1021 Natural Science and Basic Radiography C 25          
RPR1011 Practical Test in Nursing Procedures and Basic Skeleton and thorax Radiography C   10        
RAD1031 Basic Knowledge in Radiography C   15        
RPR2031 Supervised Practicum in Clinical Nursing Care Practice 1 C   10        
RPR2041 Supervised Practicum in Contrast, Chest and Skeletal Radiography C     10      
RAD2011 Basic radiography C     15      
RAD2031 intervention and ultrasound C       10    
RAD2021 Computer tomography and Magnetic Resonans Imaging C       10    
RAD2041 Scientific theory and research method C       5    
RPR2051 Special Modalities, Computer Tomography (CT) and Skeletal in Practice 3 C       10    
RAD3011 Radiotheraphy and Oncology C         15  
RPR3031 Special Modalities, Computer Tomography (CT) and Skeletal in Practice 5. C         10  
RPR3041 Special Modalities, Computer Tomography (CT) and Skeletal in Practice 4 C         5 10
RAD3911 Main Project in Radiography C           15
RPR3051 Practise in Professional Practice in Radiography Practice 6 C           5
Sum: 25 35 25 35 30 30
*) C - Compulsory course, E - Elective course