Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA)

University College Dublin


Course Name Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA)
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X579 X569
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Professional Certificate National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters ProfCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: X579 (January Intake); X569 (September Intake).
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Duration 4 months part-time.

Flexible Approach
The course structure had been specifically designed to accommodate both students and employers through use of e-learning and minimal contact hours, thus allowing great flexibility and autonomous learning to maximise student engagement.
Course Fee EU Students €700
Non-EU Students €1,400
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Entry Requirements Applicants are required to:
Hold a primary degree in radiography, nursing, physiotherapy or equivalent.

Have access to computing facilities for online content.

Provide evidence of available clinical support for completion of the practical portfolio requirements.
Comment This academic qualification has been designed to enhance patient outcomes and DEXA service provision.

About UCD diagnostic Imaging
UCD is an internationally recognised centre of excellence for Diagnostic Imaging. The School of Medicine & Medical Science offers an extensive portfolio of graduate taught courses, which cater to a diverse range of healthcare professionals. For more information visit www.ucd.ie/medicine
Course Content

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Targeted towards health care professionals currently involved in the practice technique and reporting of DEXA.

Material is primarily delivered online, providing a flexible approach to accommodate busy health care professionals ...

Further Enquiries Ms. Anne Hegarty
Administrator – Diagnostic Imaging
Email: anne.hegarty@ucd.ie
Tel: + 353 1 716 6545
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