1 x 2-hour lecture weekly 1 x 1-hour tutorial weekly 1 x 2-hour project work weekly
Enrolment not permitted
ENGR4707 has been successfully completed
Ultrasound in diagnosis; Imaging with nuclear magnetic resonance (Magnetic Resonance Imaging - MRI); Ionising radiation, sources of exposure, interaction of alpha, beta, gamma rays and neutrons with matter; Biological effects of radiation; Units of radiation dose and dose limits; Nuclear medicine; Diagnostic use of X-rays; Computed Tomography (CT scanning).
This topic provides students with knowledge and understanding of a broad range of concepts in Medical Physics.
Expected learning outcomes
At the completion of the topic, students are expected to be able to:
Understand medical imaging techniques and where they are applied in clinical practice
Understand how ionising radiation interacts with matter and its effects on living organisms
Key dates and timetable
Timetable details for 2019 are no longer published.
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