Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Science

School

Mathematics & Physics School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Assessment methods

Examination and assignments

Course coordinator

Dr Karine Mardon

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2019 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2019 St Lucia Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

The course will cover most aspects of Molecular Imaging including optical imaging (i.e. luminescence and fluorescence), ultrasound photoacoustic imaging, single photon emission tomography (SPECT), positron emission tomography (PET), computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), as well as hybrid imaging technologies (i.e. PET/CT, SPECT/CT, PET/MRI). The course will include the development of new molecular imaging probes, contrast agents and radiopharmaceuticals for Nuclear Medicine as well as the importance of quality control involved in clinical molecular imaging. This course will give an overview of the innovative clinical imaging applications in cancer, heart diseases, neurological disorders and other human conditions.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 1, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 External External Course Profile