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Medical Imaging PGDip

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Full time | University of Leeds | 9 months | SEP-23

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Full time


9 months

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Key information

Qualification type

Postgraduate Diploma

Subject areas

Diagnostic Imaging

Course type


Course Summary

Medical Imaging is an essential component of modern medicine and plays a key role in the diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of disease. At Leeds, you will be taught by academics actively engaged in research and collaboration. We will build your understanding of the physics involved in different imaging techniques and enhance your imaging knowledge in preparation for your career in Medical Imaging.

Our course will introduce you to:

the basic physics involved in the different imaging techniques and image formation

pattern recognition and applications in the field of radiology

current issues in a modern radiology department

Develop and connect

Whilst not a clinical skills course, the teaching of technical aspects of imaging techniques is firmly grounded in their clinical usage. Many of our lecturers are at the forefront of research in their field and you’ll benefit from their expertise in the latest techniques and understanding.

Course highlights

Tailor our course to your own professional interests with optional modules including MRI, Ultrasound, X-ray, CT, paediatric radiography and forensic imaging.

Achieve your goals in a way that is flexible to your time, needs and location

Benefit from Leeds’ long history of Medical Imaging teaching and research

Learn from world leading academics who provided the academic lead in collaborative projects involving GlaxoSmithKline, Siemens, Philips Healthcare, Thales Angenieux, Kidney Research UK and Breast Cancer Now.

You can also study this subject at a Masters or Postgraduate Certificate level.

You may transfer from your original programme to another one, provided that you do this before you have completed the programme and before an award has been made.

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Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2:2 (hons) in a biological/physical science or radiography, or medicine or dentistry equivalent.

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