• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

Who is it for?

The Radiography (Diagnostic Imaging) (Hons) programme at City, University of London provides a route into a rewarding lifelong carer as a Diagnostic Radiographer. 

Objectives

The BSc (Hons) Radiography (Diagnostic Imaging) degree will provide you with the skills and knowledge to help diagnose and treat illness by producing and interpreting medical images. 

Diagnostic radiographers are essential members of the healthcare team, working closely with doctors, nurses and other health care professionals in a wide range of clinical settings. They use a range of imaging modalities to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of illness. 

These include conventional radiography, fluoroscopy, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, ultrasound, nuclear medicine, and positron emission tomography.

Career prospects

Upon graduation, you will be professionally recognised by the College of Radiographers and will be able to apply for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) to practise in the UK. City's course has excellent employability rates and many of our students go on to work in leading hospitals in London and throughout the UK. There is also a possibility to practice internationally.

Accreditation

  • HCPC
  • The Council of Radiographers

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Radiography research and statistics
  • Scientific principles of medical imaging 
  • Professional practice in medical imaging
  • Advanced principles of imaging in practice
  • Image interpretation
  • Preparation for radiographic practice

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    94

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • 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.

General Requirements

  • 'A' Level - Typically BBB (we do not accept General Studies or Critical thinking). Must include one of Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics or Physics.
  • UCAS tariff - 120 points.
  • IB - 30 points (must include Physics).
  • BTEC - D*D*D (Applied Science or Medical Science only).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18400 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • UK
Full-time: £9,250 
  • EU
Full-time: £18,400 
  • Non-EU
Full-time: £18,400

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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