University College Dublin


Course Name Radiography
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code DN410
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Leaving Cert Subject Entry Requirements
O6/H7 in English, Irish, Mathematics, a third language, a laboratory science subject and one other recognised subject

Health Screening
Candidates for admission to Medicine (DN400, DN401), Radiography (DN4...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) Link Modules

Grade Points
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP The Leaving Certificate Applied Programme is not an acceptable qualification for matriculation purposes.
QQI FET Applicants General Information Level 5/6 QQI-FET None
Mature Applicants

Expand+What is a mature applicant?
A mature applicant is anyone who is at least 23 years of age on 1 January of the proposed year of entry and whose school-leaving qualifications are insufficient for admission. For admission in September 2019, your date of...

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Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Places 97
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+Do you care about helping others with your skills and knowledge? Radiography is a caring profession that also calls for considerable technological expertise. Radiography has come a long way since its birth in 1895, when X-rays were discovered. Today ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What will I study?
Throughout this programme you will undertake modules in Technology of Radiography, Practice of Radiography and Clinical Practice of Radiography.

First Year
• Anatomy
•Practice of Radiography
•Introduction to Radiographic T...

Assessment Method Assessment methods include practical skills-based exams, image-based tests, continuous assessment, report writing and oral presentations.
Comment Professional Work Experience
Radiography will first be demonstrated in UCD’s own imaging facilities before you progress to performing examinations on patients. Teaching hospitals also participate in your training and you will work alongside radiography colleagues to learn and refine your professional skills.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career & Graduate Study Opportunities
Diagnostic imaging is a growth area in Ireland and internationally. All graduates in the past five years have obtained radiographer positions. As well as the traditional hospital-based career, some radiographers...

Further Enquiries UCD Diagnostic Imaging Office
A223, 2nd Floor, Health Sciences Centre
Belfield, Dublin 4
Tel: +353 1 716 6546
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Points History
Year Points
2019 509
2018 509 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)
2017 509