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Magnetic Resonance and Ultrasound Imaging

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2018

About the course

The course deals with the technical structure and function of MRI systems (nuclear magnetic resonance imaging), the significance of the pulse sequences for the information content of the MR-image and provides training in quality control and optimization of an MRI system.
The course covers the main principles of MR-imaging, the main magnet, flow, homogeneity, shimning, gradient coils and field, the RF system, transmitter and receiver coils. Finally, the ultrasound technique is covered. The course includes compulsory laboratory work.

More information (schedule etc)

Application and eligibility

Magnetic Resonance and Ultrasound Imaging, 7.5 hp

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Autumn Term 2018 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 3 September 2018

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 5 November 2018

Study location

Umeå

Language

English (upon request)

Type of studies

Daytime, 50%

Required Knowledge

University: At least 90 ECTS credits including the course Quantum Physics 4.5 ECTS, or corresponding. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A/5. Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies.

Selection

Academic credits Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code

UMU-53805

Application

Please note: This application round is intended only for applicants within the EU/EEA and Switzerland. Online application service in Swedish will open 15 March 2018 at 13:00 CET. Application deadline is 16 April 2018.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK16,875

Total fee

SEK16,875

Contact us

Contactperson for the course is: Jonna Wilén

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Course is given by
Dep of radiation sciences