Clinical practice is a major focus of this degree.
You’ll undertake work placement in each year of the degree, spending a total of 49 weeks of the three and a half-year degree in supervised clinical practice, making you work-ready upon graduation.
You’ll gain experience in a range of clinical settings including large public teaching hospitals, small private practices, as well as metropolitan and rural centres.
You'll study in facilities with the latest medical radiations and IT equipment. This includes a virtual 3-D radiation treatment program (VERT), which includes a functional linear accelerator (LINAC) and patient treatment couch, a state of the art medical imaging laboratory complete with treatment rooms including X-ray units and consoles, and the nuclear medicine hot and cold laboratories, complete with specialised equipment and pharmaceuticals.
The degree is taught by professionals with current research and industry experience.
Learning and teaching approaches include lectures, seminars, workshops, presentations and group discussion work.