Medicine - Magnetic Resonance Imaging

University College Dublin


Course Name Medicine - Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X022
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters GradDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September annually.
Application Date

Expand+Important documents
1. Clinical Hours Declaration Form: MRI Clinical Hours Declaration Form 1 (criteria for standard entry applicants). (download via course webpage - link below)

To be submitted by all applicants to confirm they have organised cl...

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Duration 1 year full-time.
• Lectures: 24 days in total. Delivered as 3 x four-day blocks, (i.e., 12 days in each of the Autumn and Spring Trimesters).
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Entry Requirements

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Criteria for standard entry applicants

This programme is open to any radiographer holding a BSc degree, or Diploma of the College of Radiographers (DCR) in radiography, or equivalent, with at least one year post-qua...

Course Content

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-Accredited by the Irish Institute of Radiography and Radiation Therapy (IIRRT).
-Addresses theory and clinical practice issues in Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
-Confers clinical competence in MR scanning on successful graduates

Subjects Taught

Technology of MRI I

This module aims to enable students to develop knowledge and understanding of the underlying physical principles of Magnetic Resonance technology. Topics addressed include: magnetism, resonance and MR signal generation...

Assessment Method Student learning is self-directed in the student’s own clinical MRI department. Student effort and module assessment are directed towards demonstrating application of the principles of MR physics and practice in the attainment of clinical competence.
Careers or Further Progression

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Stepwise progression enables students who have successfully completed five core modules to exit after 12 months with a Graduate Diploma in MRI. Candidates who wish to complete the full Taught Masters must also complete the 30-cr...

Further Enquiries Programme Administrator
Diagnostic Imaging Programme Office
Health Sciences Centre
UCD Belfield
Dublin 4
T: + 353 1 716 6545
F: + 353 1 716 6547

Academic Programme Director
Ms. Allison McGee
School of Medicine & Medical Science
Health Sciences Centre
UCD Belfield
Dublin 4
T: + 353 1 716 6534
E: allison.mcgee@ucd.i
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