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Course Description RAD2001 - Radiographic Science (2005/2006)

ECTS Credits33
DurationAutumn and Spring
  • RAD1011 - Basic Knowledge in Radiography

Practice period number 1 and 2 must be passed


The student will show insight into the different modality`s of radiography, and show understanding for the patients neends during examinations and treatment.
The student will document knowledge of radiographic challenge in different modalities.
The student will show ability of reflection, and have an analytic and critcal approach to the theoretical as well as the practical sides of radiography.


The examination comtents the goals from the following subjects: skeleton, computer tomography, magnetic resonans imaging, angiography an intervention, mammography, nuclear medicin and ultrasound.

Study MethodsPBL (Problem Based Learning)
AssessmentPortfolio Assessment (counts 50%, evaluated by lecturer)
Written Exam, 6 hours (counts 50%, evaluated by lecturer and an examiner)
Each part must be individually approved of.
Each part will be individually approved of. If the student fail on parts of the exam he will only have to do this part over again. The portfolio contents 6 written papers, were two are evaluated together with the written exam. Each paper will count for 25% of the total result. the student - group choose one of the papers for evaluation.
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsThe student must participate obligatory parts of module 4 - 7.