Postgraduate course

Physics of Medical Imaging

Learning Outcomes

After completing PHYS212 students should be able to:

- know the terminology and explain key features of the involved modalities, including an understanding of related physical modeling and presentation of results

- apply the acquired knowledge on basic physics principles to discuss the advantages and disadvantages of the various modalities, i.e. photon therapy versus heavy ion therapy

- complete a student project as part of the course and communicate findings to fellow students

Compulsory Assignments and Attendance

Approved student project is compulsory. Approved projects are valid for 2 years.

Grading Scale

The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.


Contact Information


Exam information

  • Type of assessment: Semester thesis and one oral exam

    Withdrawal deadline