The course deals with nuclear diagnostic methods to detect the transportation ond transformation of chemical substances of biological and other systems and provide training to control and optimize advanced nuclear diagnostic equipment. The course covers techniques for production of radionucleides, pharmacological requirements, measurement of uptake and excretion, radioimmunoassay, gamma and positron camera, emission computerized tomography. Applied internal dosimtery and radiation protection are also included. The course includes compulsory laboratory work.
University: At least 90 ECTS credits including the courses Radiation Dosimetry, 15 ECTS, Introductory Course in Medicine, 5 ECTS, Radiation Biology and Radiation Protection, 7.5 ECTS, Physics of X-Rays, 7.5 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.
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 deadline was
15 October 2021.
The application period is closed.
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.