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Medical Imaging

Unitec Institute of Technology

36 months
Duration
15135 USD/year
4810 USD/year
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About

Interested in becoming a health professional with a career in medical radiation technology? This Medical Imaging programme from Unitec Institute of Technology will develop your skills in diagnostic imaging through applied thinking and doing, so you can safely use radiation to obtain images for diagnostic use.

Overview

The Bachelor of Medical Imaging programme from Unitec Institute of Technology  provides you with the clinical and theoretical knowledge to work as a medical imaging technologist (MIT). To safely obtain images using radiation for diagnostic use, you need a sound understanding of anatomy, physiology, pathology, physics, and the medical radiation equipment and clinical techniques you will use in the industry. We'll help you develop these skills so you complete your degree confident and work-ready. You'll also get an introduction to more advanced imaging systems.

Highlights

  • Leads to industry registration: once you've completed this programme you can apply for registration with the New Zealand Medical Radiation Technologists Board (MRTB).
  • This programme is an internationally recognised qualification.
  • Highly qualified teaching staff with extensive first-hand experience of clinical provision and discipline need.

Accreditation

Accredited by the New Zealand Medical Radiation Technologists Board (MRTB).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Clinical Practice

  • Structural Osteology and Arthrology

  • Imaging Science

  • Professional Practice 

  • Radiation Physics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

For this programme, you will need the following:

  • 42 credits at NCEA Level 3 or higher including:
  • 14 credits in two different approved subjects, and;
  • 14 credits from up to two subjects (approved or non-approved);
  • NB: Your 42 credits must also include 12 credits at Level 3 in English or a literacy-approved subject, Mathematics and one Science subject (physics preferred);
  • Be at least 17 years old by the time the programme begins;
  • Be able to participate in all clinical aspects of the programme;
  • Complete a self-declaration of criminal convictions and medical conditions form;
  • Provide two forms of ID and evidence of any name changes;
  • Consent to a police vet check;
  • Provide the names of two referees who Unitec or your placement provider can contact;
  • If required, participate in an interview;
  • If required, provide a chronological summary of your work history for the past 5 years and the name of any professional organisations

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15135 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15135 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    4810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4810 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • Domestic/NZ students
$7,300 (NZD)
  • International students
$23,000 (NZD)

Funding

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