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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
RAD706 Magnetic Resonance Imaging 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The objective of this course is to teach structure, principles of MRI.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. Learns principles of MRI
  2. Learns image processing of MRI
  3. Learns MR protection
  4. Learns magnet and magnetism
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
The Essential Physics of Medical Imaging,; Jerrold T. Bushberg, J. Anthony Seibert, Edwin M. Leidholdt Jr., John M. Boone Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Physical Principles and Sequence Design; Robert W. Brown, Y.-C. Norman Cheng
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Structure of MRI, Magnetic field, Hydrogen atom in magnetic field, Image processing, Gradient coils, RF coil, Data collection coils, Properties of magnet, Direction shifting in magnetic field, Cases of not using MRI, RF shielding, Magnetic Shielding, Routine MR sequence, MR spectroscopy, Perfusion MR, Functional MR, Difusion MR, MR Tractography
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Structure of MRI
2.Magnetic field, Hydrogen atom in magnetic field
3.Image processing
4.Gradient coils, RF coil, Data collection coils
5.Properties of magnet, Direction shifting in magnetic field, Cases of not using MRI
6.RF shielding
7.Magnetic Shielding
8.Routine MR sequence
10.MR spectroscopy
11.Perfusion MR
12.Functional MR
13.Difusion MR
14.MR Tractography
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14342
Case Study428
Self Study15460
Individual Study for Homework Problems10220
Individual Study for Mid term Examination144
Individual Study for Final Examination144