Radiography practice 382

Module code RAW 382
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

Ethics. Law as applied to radiography. Health care. Healthcare delivery. Systems. Health policy (national and international).
Planning of health facilities and services.
General management principles as applied to a radiography department. Purchase specifications processors and basic x-ray equipment. Comparison for clinical use. Accepting criteria.
Radiation safety: Simplifying and standardizing technique. Radiation protection and control (personnel and patients).
Quality assurance: Introduction. Quality patient care and assessment. Reject film analysis and research report.
Quality control tests and corrective action.
Film evaluation.

Module credits 30.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 1 seminar per week, 2 discussion classes per week, 1 lecture per week
Language of tuition Double Medium
Academic organisation Radiography
Period of presentation Year

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