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(Hons) Radiography, Diagnostic, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #501 (ARWU) London, United Kingdom
The (Hons) Radiography, Diagnostic BSc course from St George's, University of London will equip you to use technology, such as X-Ray, Ultrasound, CT and MRI, to make high-quality clinical images of the internal structure and workings of the body, in order to detect and monitor disease and the effects of trauma.
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Overview

Highlights  of the (Hons) Radiography, Diagnostic programme from St George's, University of London  
  • This course is run by the Faculty of Health, Social Care & Education, which is a partnership between St George’s, University of London and Kingston University. You will benefit from a multi-faculty experience combined with the health science expertise offered at St George’s
  • Interprofessional education: Learning opportunities exist for our students to learn alongside one another reflecting the multidisciplinary nature of healthcare workplace environment
  • 50 per cent of your time will be spent in a NHS trust on placement as a student radiographer
  • Our teaching staff have years of experience as radiographers
  • Careers advice is embedded into our teaching
  •  This course is taught in partnership with Kingston University. You'll benefit from a large, multifaculty experience combined with the health science expertise offered by St George’s, University of London.

Careers

Diagnostic radiographers are responsible for the acquisition of high-quality clinical images used to detect, monitor and manage disease processes and the effects of trauma.

Diagnostic Radiographers use a wide range of sophisticated equipment for different imaging modalities, such as X-ray, ultrasound and CT and MRI scanning, and combine this expertise with high standards of patient care. This offers a range of career pathways, including clinical specialisation, management, teaching and research.

Careers

  • General radiography    
  • Teaching
  • Trauma/accident and emergency    
  • Research
  • CT scanning    
  • Management
  • Magnetic resonance imaging    
  • Quality assurance
  • Nuclear medicine imaging    
  • Reporting
  • Breast screening/mammography

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Interprofessional Foundation Programme
  • Introduction to Radiography
  • Science and Technology 
  • Personal and Professional Development 
  • Skeletal and Visceral Imaging
  • Introduction to Practice
  • Application of Skills
  • Integrated Radiography

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

GCSEs or EU/International equivalent
  • Grades: Grade 4 or above
  • A minimum of five subjects must include: English Language, Maths and sciences, including Biology, Chemistry, Physics or combined Sciences (double or triple award)
A Levels or equivalent
  • Grades: BBB
  • Subjects A level: three subjects including one science.
  • General studies and Key skills not accepted.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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