BS Medical Imaging Technology (BS MIT)

Radiology And Imaging Technology
Imaging Technology
Program Name

BS Medical Imaging Technology (MIT)

Duration

4 Years, 8 Semesters

Recognition

Higher Education Commission (HEC), NUMS Rawalpindi

What is Medical Imaging Technology?

Bachelor of Science in Medical Imaging Technology (MIT) is a four-year program that aims to train the students in the basic imaging techniques of X-rays, USG, fluoroscopy, CT scan and MRI.  This program will provide the advanced knowledge of imaging facilitating the diagnostic services in the hospitals.

Job Placcement

  • Council: Pakistan Allied Health Professional Council
  • Job Placement:

Healthcare is one of the fastest growing sector and require trained manpower in MIT both in private and public sector. There will be a wide range of job opportunities for MIT qualified technologist in different clinical setups.

Public sector

  • Hospitals
  • Clinics
  • Cath labs

Private Sector

  • Private hospitals
  • Health care centers

Learning Outcome

Following competencies will be expected from a student completing 4 years degree course in Medical Imaging Technology. The student should be proficient to:

  • Provide quality patient care in routine as well as advanced imaging procedures
  • Use digital imaging and information technology equipment competently, through the application of the principles and theories of its operation
  • Evaluate performance characteristics of equipment
  • Implement an effective radiation protection program
  • Apply the knowledge of human sectional anatomy to related clinical procedures
  • Apply clinical imaging protocols to specialized imaging procedures
  • Apply the principles of management, organizational behavior, supervision, budgeting, human resource management, and labour relations in a medical imaging environment
  • Enhance human interaction and performance in the clinical environment by integrating liberal education principles
  • The MI Technologist should be able to integrate seven areas of key importance in the imaging departments. The seven areas include patient care, use of technology, optimization of dose, clinical responsibility, organization, quality assurance and education and training.

Objectives

Medical Imaging Technology education and training should enable the student to:

  • Develop accuracy and meticulousness to attain high levels of ethics and technical proficiency.
  • Assess the technical and non-technical skills in a standardized and reproducible environment.
  • Strengthen the decision power and exercise appropriate judgment skills, to be applied especially during crisis.
  • Develop good leadership, problem solving and administrative skills.
  • Develop and analyze innovative strategies for effective communication with the patients and the healthcare personnel.
  • Demonstrate interdisciplinary team building strategies for effective co-ordination between various Allied Health Disciplines.
  • Demonstrate understanding of the basic concepts of professional behavior and legal implications of the work environment.
  • Demonstrate the knowledge of his / her role in health care delivery system.
  • Establish and maintain continuing education as a function of growth and maintenance of professional competence.

Program Structure

  • Title of Degree: BS in Medical Imaging Technology (MIT)
  • Duration: 4 Years
  • Semester: 8
  • Entry Requirements: F.Sc. (Pre-Medical) with 50% Marks or Equivalent
  • Recognition: Higher Education Commission (HEC), Govt. of Pakistan

Scheme of Studies

BREAKDOWN OF PROGRAMS IN YEARS AND SEMESTERS

 

First Year Semester – 1

 

S. No Course Code Course description Course Title Credit Hrs
1. AHS -601 Compulsory-I English-1 3(3+0)
2. AHS-602 Compulsory-II Pakistan Studies 2(2+0)
3. AHS-603 Compulsory-III Mathematics – I 3(3+0)
4. AHS-604 General- I Anatomy and Physiology- I 3(2+1)
5. AHS -605 General-II Biochemistry 3(2+1)
6. MIT-606 Foundation-I Introduction to Radiography 3(2+1)
Total 17 CH

 

Summer Semester

 


S. No
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
1. AHS-607 Effective Communication skills 03 (0+3)
Any deficient/Improvement of Course

 

Semester – 2

 

S. No Course Code Course description Course Title Credit Hrs
1. AHS -608 Compulsory-1V English –II 3(3+0)
2. AHS -609 Compulsory-V Islamic Studies/Ethics for Non-Muslims 2(2+0)
3. AHS -610 Uni opt Behavioral Sciences 3(3+0)
4. AHS -611 General-III Anatomy and Physiology- II 3(2+1)
5. AHS -612 General-IV General Pathology 3(2+1)
6.  MIT-613 Foundation-V Cell and Molecular Biology      3(2+1)
Total 17CH

 

 

 

Second Year: Semester – 3

 

S. No Course Code Course Description Course Title Credit hrs
1. AHS-614 Compulsory-VII English –III 3(3+0)
2. AHS-615 Compulsory-VIII Introduction to Computer 3(2+1)
3. AHS-616 General-V Basic Pharmacology 3 (3+0)
4. AHS-617 General-VI Principles of Bioethics& Biosafety 3(3+0)
5. MIT-618 Foundation-II Radiological Physics 3(3+0)
Total 15 CH

 

Summer Semester

 


S. No
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Any deficient/Improvement of Course

 

Semester – 4

 

S. No Course Code Course Description Course Title Credit Hours
1. AHS -619 Uni opt-IX Report writing and Presentation skills 3(3+0)
2. MIT -620 General-VII Surgical Imaging 3(3+0)
3. MIT-621 General-VIII General Medicine 3(3+0)
4. MIT-622 Major-III General Radiography 3(2+1)
5. MIT-623 Foundation III Regional & Imaging Anatomy-I 3(2+1)
Total 15 CH

 

Third Year Semester – 5

 

S .No Course Code Course Description Course Title Credit Hours
1. MIT-624 Foundation-VI Radiological positioning 3(0+3)
2. MIT-625 Foundation-VII Radiation Protection 3(2+1)
3. MIT-626 Major-I Mammography & Special Radiological

Techniques

3(2+1)
4. MIT-627 Major-II Ultrasonography&

Echocardiography – I

3(2+1)
5. MIT-628 Foundation-IV Regional & imaging

anatomy-II

3(2+1)
Total 15 CH

 

Summer Semester

 


S. No
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
AHS-629 Research Methodology & Biostatistics 3 (2+1)
Any deficient/Improvement of Course

 

Semester – 6

 

S.No Course Code Course Description Course Title Credit Hrs
1 MIT-630 Foundation-VIII Nuclear Medicine 3(2+1)
2 MIT-631 Foundation-IX Interventional Radiology-I 3(2+1)
3 MIT-632 Major-IV Computed Tomography – 1 3(2+1)
4 MIT-633 Major-V MRI-1 3(2+1)
5 MIT-634 Major-VI Fluoroscopy 3(2+1)
 Total 15 CH

 

Fourth Year Semesters – 7

 

S/No Course Code Course

Description

Course Title Credit

Hrs

1. MIT-635 Major-VII Computed Tomography – II 3 (0+3)
2 MIT-636 Major-VIII MRI-II 3 (0+3)
3 MIT-637 Major-IX Research project 3 (0+3)
4 Elective *Elective 3(0+3)
5 Elective *Elective 3(0+3)
Total      15 CH

 

 

 

Summer Semester

 


S. No
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Any deficient/Improvement of Course

 

Semesters – 8

 

S/No Course Code Course

Description

Course Title Credit Hrs
1. MIT-637 Major-X Research Project 3 (0+3)
2 MIT-638 Major-XI Interventional Radiology-II 3 (0+3)
3 MIT-639 Major-XII Ultrasonography &

Echocardiography – II

3 (0+3)
4 Elective *Elective 3(0+3)
5 Elective *Elective 3(0+3)
Total 15 CH

 

*List of Elective courses (Choose any two electives for semester VII and two for semester VIII) Credit Hrs
1. MIT-640 MRI- Advanced course 3(0+3)
2 MIT-641 CT- Advanced course 3(0+3)
3 MIT-642 USG& Echocardiography- Advanced course 3(0+3)
4 MIT-643 Interventional Radiology- Advanced course 3(0+3)
5 MIT-644 Mammography & Special Radiological Techniques – Advanced course 3(0+3)
6 MIT-645 Fluoroscopy— Advanced course 3(0+3)
7 MIT-646 Radiography— Advanced course 3(0+3)

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