Course - Introduction to Medical Imaging Technology - RAT6000
RAT6000 - Introduction to Medical Imaging Technology
This course is no longer taught and is only available for examination. For a complete course description, see previous academic years.
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)
Medicine - Continuing Education (MDEVU)
Course material will be presented at the start of the course
Credits: 7.5 SP
Study level: Further education, higher degree level
Language of instruction: English, Norwegian
Department with academic responsibility
Department of Circulation and Medical Imaging
Department with administrative responsibility
Centre for Continuing Education and Professional Development
- * 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"