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Enhanced Practice (Radiography) PGDip

Enhanced Practice (Radiography) PGDip

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Study mode

Part time


2 years

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

Postgraduate Diploma

Subject areas

Medical Radiography

Course type


Course Summary


This programme aims to help meet the increasing demand for advanced clinical practitioners in radiography who can safely undertake expert clinical practice, and inform clinical decision-making across the NHS and the independent (private) sector.

It's been designed to develop your skills in complex reasoning, critical thinking and analysis, and meet the requirements needed to undertake enhanced and advanced clinical practice roles.

Learning and assessment

This programme will:


provide an educational framework that is vocationally relevant, which meets your professional development needs and the organisational needs of employers


stimulate you to become a self-directed learner who is motivated to sustain and advance your own continuous professional learning


develop your reporting skills, knowledge and critical understanding to an advanced level


further develop your cognitive and practical skills to undertake data synthesis and complex problem solving


develop you as a leader with the skills and confidence to act as a role model, supporting the professional development of colleagues and the work of your organisation


develop you as a critically reflective competent leader who will manage service development towards effective, sustainable, inclusive, fair and ethically sensitive service provision

Career prospects

You will become an autonomous practitioner who can work in advanced and specialist roles with high levels of accountability.


Radiographer Reporting and the Transition to Advanced Practice (30 Credits) - Core
Leadership for Advanced Practitioners (30 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)


International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

Suitable only for UK applications

Entry requirements

Students must: hold a BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography (or equivalent) qualification, hold registration as a radiographer with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), have managerial support for their studies, including a commitment that appropriate facilities, relevant clinical experience and time (average 15 hours per week) will be made available to support your studies, have an identified educational supervisor (radiologist or experienced advanced/consultant radiographer) in practice that can support you.

University information

The University of Bradford is a progressive institution which aims to have a positive impact on society through embracing technology-oriented teaching methods and applied research. The university invests heavily in its facilities, and its city-centre campus is built with sustainability at the forefront of its design, such as using hemp-based building materials, edible gardens and even beehives on-site. Bradford has won several awards for its...more

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