The University of Newcastle, Australia
Available in 2019
Course code

MRSC2110

Units

10 units

Level

2000 level

Course handbook

Description

This course provides students with the opportunity to consolidate basic professional knowledge, skills, attitudes and experience, by participating in professional skill labs at university and by attending a professional placement at an accredited diagnostic radiography clinical centre. The labs and professional placement will increase confidence and competence in undertaking and participating in basic to more complex professional procedures. Clinical placement occurs during Semester 1 for six weeks.


Availability2019 Course Timetables

Callaghan

  • Semester 1 - 2019

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Continue to develop and use clinical skills in MRS procedures

2. Further develop and demonstrate a professional attitude towards and ability to communicate with members of the public and other health care workers

3. Further develop their clinical reasoning skills

4. Practice within an existing ethical and legal framework

5. Be able to evaluate and critique their professional role and performance during clinical practice


Content

Musculoskeletal imaging


Review of Progress

This course is a compulsory program requirement for students in the following program(s):

In addition to meeting the University's overall requirements for academic progression, students enrolled in these program(s) must satisfactorily complete this course in order to progress in their program.


Requisite

Students must be concurrently enrolled in MRSC2100, have successfully completed MRSC1100 or MRSC1150, MRSC1110 and PHYS1250, and be active in BMRS (Diag Radiography) (11017) or BMRS (Honours) (Diag Radiography) (40002) program to enrol in this course.


Assumed knowledge

MRSC2110Diagnostic Radiography Professional Practice 2AThis course provides students with the opportunity to consolidate basic professional knowledge, skills, attitudes and experience, by participating in professional skill labs at university and by attending a professional placement at an accredited diagnostic radiography clinical centre. The labs and professional placement will increase confidence and competence in undertaking and participating in basic to more complex professional procedures. Clinical placement occurs during Semester 1 for six weeks.FHEALFaculty of Health and Medicine672School of Health Sciences1020005940Semester 1 - 2019CALLAGHANCallaghan2019MRSC1110 Clinical Education I

MRSC1100 or MRSC1150 MRS Professional Methods 1

Must be enrolled in or have successfully passed MRSC2100Musculoskeletal imaging NOn successful completion of this course, students will be able to:1Continue to develop and use clinical skills in MRS procedures2Further develop and demonstrate a professional attitude towards and ability to communicate with members of the public and other health care workers3Further develop their clinical reasoning skills4Practice within an existing ethical and legal framework5Be able to evaluate and critique their professional role and performance during clinical practice This course is a compulsory program requirement for students in the following program(s):11017Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Diagnostic Radiography)40002Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Honours) (Diagnostic Radiography)In addition to meeting the University's overall requirements for academic progression, students enrolled in these program(s) must satisfactorily complete this course in order to progress in their program.Students must be concurrently enrolled in MRSC2100, have successfully completed MRSC1100 or MRSC1150, MRSC1110 and PHYS1250, and be active in BMRS (Diag Radiography) (11017) or BMRS (Honours) (Diag Radiography) (40002) program to enrol in this course.Portfolio: Professional Skills / Clinical Competence PortfolioIn Term Test: Objectively Structured Clinical Exam (OSCE) CallaghanClinicalFace to Face Off Campus40hour(s)per Week for6Weeks0A minimum of 240 hours/30 shifts of clinical practice.

Clinical briefing 1 hr per semester and debriefing 1 hr per semester - compulsory attendance

NOTE: Full term does not include those times students are on a timetabled professional placementLaboratoryFace to Face On Campus1.5hour(s)per Week for7Weeks0In order to pass this course, each student must complete ALL of the following compulsory requirements:Pre-Placement Requirements:NSW Health Verification Requirements - Mandatory NSW Health Verification Requirements must be met.


Assessment items

Portfolio: Professional Skills / Clinical Competence Portfolio

In Term Test: Objectively Structured Clinical Exam (OSCE)


Compulsory Requirements

In order to pass this course, each student must complete ALL of the following compulsory requirements:

Pre-Placement Requirements:

  • NSW Health Verification Requirements - Mandatory NSW Health Verification Requirements must be met.

Contact hours

Callaghan

Clinical

Face to Face Off Campus 40 hour(s) per Week for 6 Weeks

A minimum of 240 hours/30 shifts of clinical practice. Clinical briefing 1 hr per semester and debriefing 1 hr per semester - compulsory attendance NOTE: Full term does not include those times students are on a timetabled professional placement

Laboratory

Face to Face On Campus 1.5 hour(s) per Week for 7 Weeks