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Advanced Clinical Practice (Radiography)


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Suitable for applications.

Entry requirements

Students must:

  • hold a BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography (or equivalent) qualification
  • hold registration as a radiographer with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • have managerial support for their studies, including a commitment that appropriate facilities, relevant clinical experience and time (average 15 hours per week) will be made available to support your studies
  • have an identified educational supervisor (radiologist or experienced advanced/consultant radiographer) in practice that can support you

English language requirements

If English is not your first language, you must have an IELTS score of 7 with no element below 6.5. This is an HCPC registration requirement to demonstrate English language proficiency, which is crucial to working as a health professional in the UK.

If you do not meet the IELTS requirement, and you have a UKVI approved IELTS, you can take a University of Bradford pre-sessional English course. See the Language Centre for more details. For further information on English Language requirements please see the dedicated international entry requirements page.

Learning and assessment

This programme will:

  • provide an educational framework that is vocationally relevant, which meets your professional development needs and the organisational needs of employers
  • stimulate you to become a self-directed learner who is motivated to sustain and advance your own continuous professional learning
  • develop your reporting skills, knowledge and critical understanding to an advanced level
  • further develop your cognitive and practical skills to undertake data synthesis and complex problem solving
  • develop you as a leader with the skills and confidence to act as a role model, supporting the professional development of colleagues and the work of your organisation
  • develop you as a critically reflective competent leader who will manage service development towards effective, sustainable, inclusive, fair and ethically sensitive service provision

Study support

A comprehensive support network is here for you to ensure you reach your academic potential and go on to further success in the future.

You'll benefit from a range of support services, including:

  • Personal academic tutor
  • Student Support/Administration Team
  • Academic Skills Advice Service
  • Career and Employability Services
  • Disability Service
  • Well-stocked libraries and excellent IT facilities


At the University of Bradford, the success of the Radiography MSc programmes is evidenced by the diverse bank of knowledge, skills, and research output within the teaching teams, which contributes to a high level of pedagogic practice, knowledge transfer activity and wider impact and influence on the professional at a national and international level.

A renowned strength of the programmes is the utility of research-informed teaching to ensure the content reflects contemporary and fast-evolving UK and international medical imaging practices.

This is the current course information. Modules and course details may change, subject to the University's programme approval, monitoring and review procedures. The University reserves the right to alter or withdraw courses, services and facilities as described on our website without notice and to amend Ordinances, Regulations, fees and charges at any time. Students should enquire as to the up-to-date position when applying for their course of study.