Radiographic Imaging 3 (10030.1)
|Available teaching periods||Delivery mode||Location|
|View teaching periods|| On-Campus
|| UC - Canberra, Bruce
|0.125||3||Faculty Of Health|
|Discipline||Study level||HECS Bands|
|Discipline Of Medical Radiation||Level 3 - Undergraduate Advanced Unit|| Band 2 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 3 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Learning outcomesOn successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Discuss and justify the planar radiographic technique and protocols and technique modifications applicable to multiple trauma examinations and for patients with more complex health and medical conditions;
2. Discuss and justify the radiographic technique and protocols of breast imaging and of contrast and interventional radiography;
3. Demonstrate an understanding of the appropriate action to be taken in the event of acute patient care situations including contrast media reactions;
4. Demonstrate a developed understanding of the professional attitudes, ethics and personal behaviour required in the clinical setting; and
5. Discuss and define the key components of mammographic image quality and the instrumentation used in breast imaging.
Graduate attributes1. UC graduates are professional - communicate effectively
1. UC graduates are professional - employ up-to-date and relevant knowledge and skills
1. UC graduates are professional - work collaboratively as part of a team, negotiate, and resolve conflict
2. UC graduates are global citizens - make creative use of technology in their learning and professional lives
2. UC graduates are global citizens - understand issues in their profession from the perspective of other cultures
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - adapt to complexity, ambiguity and change by being flexible and keen to engage with new ideas
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - reflect on their own practice, updating and adapting their knowledge and skills for continual professional and academic development
Prerequisites10029 Radiographic Imaging 2 AND 10020 MRS Practicum 1
|Year||Location||Teaching period||Teaching start date||Delivery mode||Unit convener|
|2021||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 1||08 February 2021||On-Campus||Dr Chandra Makanjee|
|2022||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 1||07 February 2022||On-Campus||Dr Chandra Makanjee|
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Long, BW, Rollins, JH & Smith, BJ. 2016, Merrill's Atlas of Radiographic Positioning and Procedures Vol 2 and 3 (or 3 volume set), 13th ed., Elsevier OR
Lampignano, J.P. & Kendrick, L.E. 2018, Bontrager's Textbook of radiographic positioning and related anatomy, 9th ed., Elsevier.
Eisenberg, RL & Johnson, NM. 2015, Comprehensive Radiographic Pathology, 6th ed., Elsevier
Bushong SC. 2017, Radiologic Science for Technologists: Physics, Biology, and Protection, 11th ed., St. Louis, Elsevier Mosby.
Carver E, Carver B. 2012, Medical imaging – techniques, reflections and evaluation. Churchill Livingstone.
Submission of assessment items
Extensions & Late submissions
See the Canvas site
Laboratory attendance in Weeks 11, 12 or 13 is compulsory - see Canvas for further information
Required IT skills
use of computers and access to Canvas
access to and use of the UC PACS system
Work placement, internships or practicums