MRS513 Digital Imaging Technology (8)

This subject covers the advanced concepts and innovations of digital technology in imaging applications in the field of Medical Radiation Science. It extensively considers digital imaging information systems, imaging informatics, digital technology innovations and data driven solutions in clinical practice. The subject also covers artificial intelligence and associated developments in Medical Radiation Science.


Session 1 (30)
Wagga Wagga Campus
Session 2 (60)
On Campus
Wagga Wagga Campus

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: MRS513. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



One session


School of Dentistry and Health Sciences

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to articulate and critically discuss current advances in technology and theory and the impact on professional practice in Medical Radiation Science;
  • be able to investigate, analyse and synthesise complex information and issues to make justified decisions on the application of advancements in professional practice in Medical Radiation Science;
  • be able to apply knowledge and skills to new and developing situations to Medical Radiation Science practice; and
  • be able to develop and communicate a coherent and supported argument to a specialised audience.


This subject will cover the following topics:
  • Digital imaging information systems
  • Digital imaging informatics
  • Digital technology innovations
  • Data driven solutions in clinical practice
  • Artificial intelligence in Medical Radiation Science

Indicative Assessment

The following table summarises the assessment tasks for the online offering of MRS513 in Session 2 2020. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated and can also differ to suit the mode of study (online or on campus).

Item Number
Value %
Review and discussion paper
Forum discussion paper
Final exam

The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2021. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.