Radiography: Medical Imaging (Mammography) PgCert/PgDip/MSc
Facts about Radiography: Medical Imaging (Mammography)
|Qualification||Radiography: Medical Imaging (Mammography) PgCert/PgDip/MSc
(Please note that this programme is only available to Home/EU students)
|Duration||Full time: 2 years
Part time: 2–5 years
|Attendance||Normally five days per module
|Assessment||Case studies; research protocols; dissertation; essays; portfolios; practical assessment; OSCE; reflective log book
Choose Kingston's Radiography: Medical Imaging (Mammography) MSc
Mammography exists in a changing professional environment and requires practitioners to continually update and review clinical practice. These courses provide a flexible framework to prepare you for advanced practice by studying topics relevant to your needs and those of your clinical departments.
You may be granted exemption from modules according to professional and academic qualifications. You can take individual modules as 'free standing' as part of your continuing professional development (CPD). Independent study modules enable modules to be based around your individual CPD and workplace needs.
What will you study?
You will study modules relating to clinical roles, management, supervisory and assessment roles, quality issues, research methods and ethics, as well as taking a module of independent study to meet a particular professional need or interest.
Some of the modules are developed in partnership with the Jarvis National Breast Screening Training Centre and South West London (St George's) National Breast Screening Training Centre.
The postgraduate admissions administrator will help you choose the most suitable combination of modules depending on your needs. You will study modules relating to clinical roles, management, supervisory and assessment roles, quality issues, research methods and ethics, as well as taking a module of independent study to meet a particular professional need or interest. Some of the modules are developed in partnership with a range of healthcare providers.
Please note that this is an indicative list of modules and is not intended as a definitive list.
* double module
Choose from the following
- Assessing and Supervising in the Workplace
- Breast Cancer Treatment, Management and Care
- Cancer Management
- Computed Tomography I: Principles
- Computed Tomography II: Clinical Practice*
- Dissertation (equivalent to four modules)
- Foundation to Image Interpretation
- Magnetic Resonance Imaging I: Principles
- Managing Continual Professional Development
- Digital Imaging in Healthcare
- Quality and Professional Issues in Health Care
- Research Methods
- Self-Managed Learning in the Workplace
- Advanced Dental and Maxillo-Facial Radiography
- Contemporary Practice in Breast Cancer Imaging
In partnership with the Jarvis National Breast Screening Training Centre
- Advanced Principles and Practice of Breast Interventional Techniques
- Clinical Breast Examination and Client Communication
- Interpretation and Reporting in Mammography
- Ultrasound of the Breast*
- Management of People in the Workplace
In partnership with South West London (St George's) National Breast Screening Training Centre
- Professional Practice in Mammography I and II*
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