Course - Introduction to Medical Imaging Technology - RAT3001
RAT3001 - Introduction to Medical Imaging Technology
Lessons are not given in the academic year 2022/2023
Basic principles for medical imaging technologies and imaging techniques. Clinical applications, indications, risk factors, ethical challenges, strengths and weaknesses technically, and for presentation of anatomy and pathology.
A candidate who has completed the course have the following learning outcomes: The candidate: Knowledge: - Has broad knowledge of principal qualities of different medical imaging technologies and techniques for imaging - Has broad knowledge of application, indications, risk factors, ethical challenges, strengths and weaknesses technically and for presentation of anatomy and pathology Skills: - Can evaluate indications, risk factors, ethical challenges, strengths and weaknesses technically and for presentation of anatomy and pathology General competence: - Knows the mechanisms of medical imaging equipment - Can discuss central technical and ethical issues in professional and interdisciplanary teams
Learning methods and activities
Lectures on campus, and assignments for groups through e-learning platform. Lectures will be held over 2-4 days in the start of the semester, and it is compulsory to have 4 approved assignments. All resources for learning will be made available through the e-learning platform.
Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.
Admission to a programme of study is required:
Medical Imaging Technologies (MMEDBT)
Course material will be presented at the start of the course
Credits: 7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level
Language of instruction: English, Norwegian
Department with academic responsibility
Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging
- * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
For more information regarding registration for examination and examination procedures, see "Innsida - Exams"