Faculty of Health Sciences

  • Demonstrate fundamental knowledge in medical imaging.
  • Demonstrate critical thinking and decision making related to medical imaging.
  • Perform medical imaging examinations competently.
  • Demonstrate social, global and environmental responsibility in order to practice inter-professional collaboration in health care industry.
  • Communicate effectively both in verbal and non-verbal.
  • Demonstrate the use of digital technology to accommodate the need in medical imaging practices
  • Integrate numerical and graphical data in medical imaging practices.
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities in the organisation of medical imaging.
  • Demonstrate self-motivation as well as be able to recognise life-long learning for career development.
  • Incorporate entrepreneur skills and attitudes in health care industry.
  • Integrate values, attitudes, ethics and professionalism in medical imaging practices.
  • Diagnostic radiographer
  • Application imaging specialist
  • Chance to further study in medical imaging, medical radiation, and radiology.
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • Pathology
  • Applied Physics
  • Radiation Physics
  • Patient Care in Radiography
  • Medical Imaging
  • General Radiographic Instrumentation
  • Specialized Radiographic Instrumentation
  • Conventional Imaging Process
  • Digital Imaging Process
  • Radiation Protection
  • Specialized Imaging
  • Basic Management
  • Quality Assurance in Diagnostic Imaging
  • Sectional Anatomy
  • Radiographic Anatomy and Image Analysis
  • Clinical Practice

All of the requirements below need to be fulfilled

  1. Malaysian citizen.
  2. Have the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with minimum honours in FIVE (5) subject including Bahasa Melayu/Bahasa Malaysia and pass in History subject.
  3. Obtained a minimum of Grade C in the following subject at SPM Level
    • Physics
    • Biology / Chemistry
    • Bahasa Inggeris
    • Mathematics
  4. No limb disability, speech, blind, deaf, dumb, short-sighted and not colour.

Faculty of Health Sciences,
Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin,
Gong Badak Campus,
21300, Kuala Nerus, Terengganu

Tel: 09-6688515/ 8516
Fax: 09-6687896

Diploma in Radiography is a programme related to the science of imaging and diagnostic which encapsulate the production of radiographic images of internal organs by using ionizing or non-ionizing radiation, such as X-rays, gamma rays, high frequency sound waves and magnetic field.

The main aim of this programme is to produce proficient and competent radiographers with world class ranking. Therefore, various activities in the area of education, practical and skills development are included.

Duration of study: 3 years