Bachelor of Science in Health Studies (BSc)
Full-time / 6 Semester
/ 180 ECTS
Are you fascinated by the combination of medicine and technology? Do you like to explore things in depth? Then you have come to the right place – our students are the professionals of tomorrow when it comes to radiological diagnosis and therapy.
The course will prepare you to handle various examination and treatment procedures.
Practical internships and dealing with patients will enable you to enhance your social skills.
Optimise your spatial perception with the aid of software, apps and 3D models and through the acquisition of practical experience.
You will learn to use various medical and radiological equipment.
You’ll have a chance to raise and investigate questions related to the profession.
You’ll investigate the quality assurance of imaging systems and examination procedures.
The course provides the fundamental terms and applications of radiation protection to enable you to take on key roles in the field of radiation and civil protection, e.g. as a Radiation Protection Officer.
Did you know, …
… that our students have a chance to apply the theory they have learnt during professional internships, starting from the very first semester?
Following a preparatory week at FH JOANNEUM, students complete a 4-week professional internship in diagnostic radiography.
… that many students also complete their internships abroad?
Over the last few years, our students have completed work placements in Berlin, Bonn, Munich, Florence, Zürich, the USA and even Tanzania.
… that our students attend international congresses (e.g. European Congress of Radiology – ECR)?
During the ECR , our students are given the chance to attend numerous presentations and workshops. Over 130 nations take part in the congress.
… that lecturers with international experience share the very latest knowledge with students?
Dr. Ivo Rakovac, for example, works for the WHO in Copenhagen and teaches ‘Medical Informatics and Documentation’ at our Institute.
… that career opportunities for radiographers are excellent?
The latest job statistics show that our graduates generally find a job within 3 months.
… that many classes and internships are held in small groups?
Career-specific classes are held in small groups of max. 7 students to provide students with the optimum preparation for their work placement.
… that our students are involved in clinical studies as part of their bachelor assignments?
Martina Maierhofer, BSc, took part in the MedEyeTrac clinical study in 2014 in cooperation with the University Hospital Graz and Graz University of Technology.
… that our professional internships are supported by supervision?
After each work placement, students develop their social skills further by jointly reflecting on their personal experiences gained from the internship.
Here you can find everything you need to know about the course: course content, student and research projects, the semester and internship abroad, and the teaching staff.
Find out what it is like to study at FH JOANNEUM in Graz by attending our Open House event on 10 March 2018. We look forward to welcoming you!
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