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MODULE DESCRIPTOR
Module Title
Radiographic Clinical Practice 3
Reference HS2098 Version 4
Created June 2017 SCQF Level SCQF 8
Approved June 2010 SCQF Points 30
Amended July 2017 ECTS Points 15

Aims of Module
This module aims to enable students to build upon previous their radiographic clinical knowledge and skills and apply them to a wider range of radiographic procedures and settings.

Learning Outcomes for Module
On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:
1 Demonstrate appropriate imaging in a range of settings in the clinical work environment under clinical supervision.
2 Use safe working practices in a range of imaging investigations in a range of settings.
3 Demonstrate effective preparation, communication and care, for patients undergoing imaging investigations in a range of settings.
4 Reflect upon and discuss new learning from clinical practice in a range of settings and with a range of multidisciplinary teams

Indicative Module Content
This practice based module will include experiential learning involving supervised practice in a range of clinical procedures including contrast studies, and in a range of settings developing clinical and professional skills through reflection and discussion. The clinical will start with observation of clinical practice followed by supervised practice. Multidisciplinary team Evidenced based practice Communication

Module Delivery
This is a practice based module with supportive input from academic staff. Each student will undertake 37.5 hours per week in the student's place of work clinical imaging department for a period of 7 weeks. This will equate to 300 contact hours.

Indicative Student Workload Full Time Part Time
Contact Hours N/A N/A
Non-Contact Hours 38 N/A
Placement/Work-Based Learning Experience [Notional] Hours 262 N/A
TOTAL 300 N/A
Actual Placement hours for professional, statutory or regulatory body 263  

ASSESSMENT PLAN
If a major/minor model is used and box is ticked, % weightings below are indicative only [for the purposes of the Key Information Set (KIS)]
Component 1
Type: Practical Exam Weighting: 50% Outcomes Assessed: 1, 2, 3
Description: The assessment will take the form of a continuous clinical assessment.
Component 2
Type: Coursework Weighting: 50% Outcomes Assessed: 4
Description: The assessment will take the form of a written coursework.

MODULE PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTOR
Explanatory Text
The module is assessed by a continuous clinical assessment which is graded on a pass/fail basis and a written piece of coursework which is graded on an A-F basis.
Module Grade Minimum Requirements to achieve Module Grade:
A A in coursework and pass in continuous clinical assessment.
B A in coursework and pass in continuous clinical assessment.
C C in coursework and pass in continuous clinical assessment.
D D in coursework and pass in continuous clinical assessment.
E E in coursework and pass in continuous clinical assessment.
F F in coursework or fail in continuous clinical assessment.
NS Non-submission of work by published deadline or non-attendance for examination

Module Requirements
Prerequisites for Module Successful completion of all Stage One CertHE Radiographic Studies modules (or equivalent) will normally be required.
Corequisites for module None.
Precluded Modules None.

INDICATIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY
1 CARVER, E.,& CARVER, B. 2012. Medical Imaging. 2nd ed. London: Elsevier.
2 WESTBROOK,C., KAUT ROTH, C. & TALBOT, J. 2005. MRI in Practice. 3rd Ed. London: Wiley Blackwell.
3 HEALEY, J. & SPENCER, M., 2007. Surviving your placement in health and social care: a student handbook. Maidenhead: McGraw-Hill.

 

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