The Breast Imaging programme from London South Bank University includes provision for developing a high standard of mammography skills. However, it also caters for those wishing to move into advanced and consultant practice to meet the evolving requirements of breast screening and diagnostic services.
The course is provided through a partnership between London South Bank University and King's College Hospital National Breast Screening Training Centre. Applicants will normally be a Health and CareProfessions Council (HCPC) registered radiographer, with a relevant professional qualification, or in possession of a first degree in a science, biomedical or health and social care subject.
The Breast Imaging programme is designed to address the increasingly specialised needs of practitioners for education to underpin professional practice in breast diagnosis.
This programme will assist in developing your career options as a practitioner, or into specialist, advanced and consultant practice, research or management areas.
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up to 2 years
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Applicants will need to meet the following criteria:
You may be eligible for continuous professional development (CPD) funding from your employer/Trust.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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