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Bachelor of Health Science (Medical Radiation Science) University of Tasmania - UTas

4.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Ranked #26 in our University Rankings
Bachelor Degree
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Medical Radiation is a field that is constantly evolving – and with that comes a growing need for qualified medical radiation scientists to work in our public and private hospitals.
Those scientists start here.

This professionally accredited double degree, offered by the University of Tasmania and Charles Sturt University (CSU), teaches you the ins and outs of radiation science, specialised equipment, patient care and human biology.

Your first two years of study are at University of Tasmania's Launceston campus, with the following two taking place at Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga campus.


At the beginning of your third year, you will choose a specialisation and study units directly related to Medical Imaging, Nuclear Medicine or Radiation Therapy.


Medical Imaging specialisation:

Graduates work as diagnostic radiographers/medical imaging technologists either in public hospitals or private radiology...

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Additional Information
Your final year is a professional development year, where you will put the skills you have learnt into practice in a private or public hospital.


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Student Reviews

April 2018
Year completed 2022

Positives: I love learning about the human body and how it works so I’ve really enjoyed my human anatomy units.

Negatives: My course is 5 years long, so it’s going to be a long time before I make it into the work force.

My advice to future students is: Make sure University is something you really want to do because the ...

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