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Radiographic Studies BSc (Hons)

Overview

This course is currently only open to students in Singapore.

LSBU has a long history of working in Singapore, providing BSc (Hons) and post graduate qualifications to radiographers working in the country. Over 70% of radiographers in Singapore have or are studying for a degree or post-graduate qualification. There are close to 400 radiography alumni of LSBU working in Singapore, some of whom are in very senior posts. It is, therefore, a benefit for radiographers with a diploma only qualification to gain a recognised degree.

The modules of this degree will help you develop your skills and understanding of international radiography, leadership and research, and you will also have the opportunity to contribute to quality improvement in your workplace.

Apply now to step up in your career with our recognised degree.

Radiography studies are a key part of Allied Health Science teaching at LSBU

6 reasons to study here

Heritage: LSBU has a long history of working in Singapore, providing BSc (Hons) qualifications to radiographers working in the country.
Happy students: No.1 London modern university in the UK for Satisfied overall with course in Health Professions (Guardian League Table 2018).
Career prospects: There are over 200 radiography alumni of LSBU working in Singapore, some of whom are in very senior posts.
Great teaching: The course is taught by qualified radiographers who have extensive skills and experience in the field.
Flexible learning: The course is delivered using a variety of learning and teaching methods, including distance learning, eLearning and traditional lectures in Singapore.
Strong alumni network: Become part of an 80,000-strong LSBU alumni network.

This degree course covers...

The aim of this course is to enable qualified radiographers to obtain an internationally recognised BSc (Hons) award. The course does not confer automatic eligibility to work in the UK.

The course builds on the experience and skills of qualified radiographers, adding professional development skills and knowledge, and also provides for students to enhance their academic skills.

Modules

This course may be taken over one or two years.

12 month and 24 month options

12 month option

September 2019

  • Evidence and research in clinical practice
  • Current debates in radiography

January 2020

  • One optional module from the following:
    • Image Interpretation for Diagnostic Radiographers
    • Imaging, Localisation and Verification for Radiation Therapists
    • Radiography Clinical Development Skills
  • Service Quality Enhancement Project (Double Module)

May 2020

  • Leadership for Allied Health Professionals

Final submission at the beginning of August 2020. Final results September 2020.

24 month option:

September 2019

  • Evidence and research in clinical practice

January 2020

  • One optional module from the following:
    • Image Interpretation for Diagnostic Radiographers
    • Imaging, Localisation and Verification for Radiation Therapists
  • Radiography Clinical Development Skills

May 2020

  • Leadership for Allied Health Professionals

September 2020

  • Current debates in radiography

January 2021

  • Service Quality Enhancement Project (Double Module)

Final submission at the beginning of August 2021. Final results September 2021.

Employability

Employability Service

We are University of the Year for Graduate Employment for the second year in a row - The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018, 2019.

At LSBU, we want to set you up for a successful career. During your studies – and for two years after you graduate – you’ll have access to our Employability Service, which includes:

  • An online board where you can see a wide range of placements: part-time, full-time or voluntary. You can also drop in to see our Job Shop advisers, who are always available to help you take the next step in your search.
  • Our Careers Gym offering group workshops on CVs, interview techniques and finding work experience, as well as regular presentations from employers across a range of sectors.

Our Student Enterprise team can also help you start your own business and develop valuable entrepreneurial skills.

Placements

Based in Singapore, students will be able to continue working in their employment enabling them to continue receiving their normal salary. Having current experience of clinical practice is important as it will impact on and may be integral to many of the modules taught.

Staff

Jerry Hughes

School/Division: Health and Social Care / Allied Health Sciences
Job title: Senior Lecturer in Radiography; Course Director of Postgraduate Radiographic Reporting

Jerry Hughes has been involved with the Radiographic Reporting programme at London South Bank University since 1996 and also organises our courses in Singapore.


Facilities

Teaching and learning

The course enables plenty of opportunity for students looking to develop their knowledge of international practice whilst also developing knowledge of specific practice areas that are of interest to them.

The BSc (Hons) Radiographic Studies is supported by a team of staff in the Department of Allied Health Sciences at LSBU, with administrative support from the Postgraduate Allied Health Institute (PGAHI) Singapore General Hospital (SGH), as part of a formal collaboration between LSBU and SGH.

Entry requirements

Applicants will have qualified in their professional area with a Diploma from Nanyang Polytechnic, Singapore or its equivalent. Applicants should have studied their diploma in English or have an IELTS of at least 6.5 as the course is primarily eLearning, applicants must have access to broadband internet in order to study on this course. Applicants should have a good working knowledge of word-processing and email.


The application process may include an interview with the Course Director by September 2019. The application process is managed by the PGAHI, SGH.

How to apply

International students

International (non Home/EU) applicants should follow our international how to apply guide.

All applications need to be made online. International (non-Home/EU) applicants should follow our international how to apply guide.

Applications for this course are being accepted now. For more information please contact:

Mr Caleb Lee,
Senior Manager
Postgraduate Allied Health Institute
Singapore General Hospital
20 College Road
Academia, Level 2
Singapore 169856
Email: caleb.lee.s.h@sgh.com.sg
DID: (65) 6576 2713

Fees and funding

The cost for entrants into the 2019 cohort will be £4950.


Payment is at the start of the course, or in two payments if the course is undertaken over two years.

Stories

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Applicant events

After you’ve received your offer we’ll send you emails about events we run to help you prepare for your course.

Welcome Week

Before you start your course we’ll send you information on what you’ll need to do before you arrive and during your first few days on campus. You can read about the process on our Welcome Week pages.

 
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