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Diagnostic Radiography BSc (Hons)




What will I learn?

BSc(Hons) Diagnostic Radiography is accredited by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), so you can apply to register with them when you graduate.This course is accredited by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), which means you can apply to register with them when you graduate.You’ll learn in industry-standard facilities where you’ll observe and practise diagnostic procedures. Get to grips with operating highly specialised equipment such as the Shaderware virtual reality x-ray laboratory. Study the science that underpins effective diagnosis. Develop strong inter-professional and interpersonal skills. The course has a strong practical focus, incorporating evidence-based learning, simulations and placements throughout. You’ll engage with patients, clinical radiographers and other healthcare professionals on placements, in class and online. UWE Bristol students have won prizes for presenting at the Society of Radiographers’ conferences, and others have published work in professional journals.You’ll spend about half the course on clinical work placements in the NHS and private healthcare organisations. There’s also the chance to develop and apply your skills working abroad.Diagnostic radiographers are in demand, with exciting career opportunities for graduates in the NHS and private radiography departments in the UK and worldwide. You can also develop a specialism by studying a master’s in a field such as ultrasound, nuclear medicine or radiotherapy.

Which department am I in?

Allied Health Professions

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
Information not available

Please check with institution

Start date

18 September 2023


Glenside Campus



South Gloucestershire,

BS16 1DD, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

SATR (SAT I) with a minimum score of 1050 out of 1600. 2 SAT Subject Tests with minimum scores of 550. Students need to have a minimum overall IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with 5.5 in each component (or approved equivalent).

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About Bristol

UWE is based in the heart of Bristol, an exciting student city ranked the number 1 place to live in the UK, and a centre of industry and employment.

  • GBP 300m investment across its campuses in the last six year
  • 36th in the 2022 Guardian league table
  • 90.2 per cent of graduates in work 15 months after graduation
  • Bristol ranked best place to live in UK (Sunday times 2017)

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