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MEDI14002 - Medical Imaging Clinical Course 4

General Information

Unit Synopsis

During this clinical unit you will experience a wide range of learning opporunities such as computed tomography, theatre imaging, mobile radiography, fluoroscopy and trauma imaging. You will improve your skills to the level of competency in general radiography. During this time you will develop your professional skills, working within the profession's Code of Conduct and further develop your decision-making skills within your scope of practice.

Details

Level Undergraduate
Unit Level 4
Credit Points 12
Student Contribution Band SCA Band 2
Fraction of Full-Time Student Load 0.25
Pre-requisites or Co-requisites

Pre-requisites: MEDI13005 - Medical Imaging Clinical Course 3, which must have been successfully completed within the last 12 months. Should this time limit be exceeded students must successfully complete a skills assessment or a period of skills revision as determined by the specialism lead or their designate.

Important note: Students enrolled in a subsequent unit who failed their pre-requisite unit, should drop the subsequent unit before the census date or within 10 working days of Fail grade notification. Students who do not drop the unit in this timeframe cannot later drop the unit without academic and financial liability. See details in the Assessment Policy and Procedure (Higher Education Coursework).

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Residential School No Residential School

Unit Availabilities from Term 2 - 2015

Term 1 - 2017 Profile
Mixed Mode
Mackay

Attendance Requirements

All on-campus students are expected to attend scheduled classes – in some units, these classes are identified as a mandatory (pass/fail) component and attendance is compulsory. International students, on a student visa, must maintain a full time study load and meet both attendance and academic progress requirements in each study period (satisfactory attendance for International students is defined as maintaining at least an 80% attendance record).

Assessment Overview

Recommended Student Time Commitment

Each 12-credit Undergraduate unit at CQUniversity requires an overall time commitment of an average of 25 hours of study per week, making a total of 300 hours for the unit.

Assessment Tasks

Assessment Task Weighting
1. Professional Practice Placement 0%
2. Portfolio 0%
3. Practical Assessment 0%
4. Practical Assessment 0%
5. Practical Assessment 0%
6. Portfolio 0%

This is a pass/fail (non-graded) unit. To pass the unit, you must pass all of the individual assessment tasks shown in the table above.

Past Exams

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Previous Feedback

Term 1 - 2017 : The overall satisfaction for students in the last offering of this course was 5 (on a 5 point Likert scale), based on a 50% response rate.

Feedback, Recommendations and Responses

Every unit is reviewed for enhancement each year. At the most recent review, the following staff and student feedback items were identified and recommendations were made.

Source: Staff decision
Feedback
This is being replaced by MEDI14006
Recommendation
No recommendation other than replacement by MEDI14006 has now taken place.
Action Taken
Nil.
Source: Team feedback
Feedback
Hours required for this course are in excess of the standardised MRPB requirement for a 12 unit course.
Recommendation
Change to a 18 unit course. This proposal has already been actioned pending approval.
Action Taken
This has been replaced to 18 units on the new MEDI14006 unit
Unit learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to:

  1. Behave in a professional manner, adhering to the profession's Code of Conduct.
  2. Critically analyse your own performance with the goal of improving your practice.
  3. Perform all general radiographic imaging procedures competently.
  4. Consolidate your performance in basic CT and other specialised radiographic procedures.

Alignment of Assessment Tasks to Learning Outcomes
Assessment Tasks Learning Outcomes
1 2 3 4
1 - Professional Practice Placement
2 - Portfolio
3 - Practical Assessment
4 - Practical Assessment
5 - Practical Assessment
6 - Portfolio
Alignment of Graduate Attributes to Learning Outcomes
Introductory Level
Intermediate Level
Graduate Level
Graduate Attributes Learning Outcomes
1 2 3 4
1 - Communication
2 - Problem Solving
3 - Critical Thinking
4 - Information Literacy
5 - Team Work
6 - Information Technology Competence
7 - Cross Cultural Competence
8 - Ethical practice
Alignment of Assessment Tasks to Graduate Attributes
Introductory Level
Intermediate Level
Graduate Level
Assessment Tasks Graduate Attributes
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
1 - Professional Practice Placement
3 - Practical Assessment
4 - Practical Assessment
5 - Practical Assessment
6 - Portfolio
2 - Portfolio