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Interventional Radiology

Short Course - 15 credits at SCQF level 9 | ECT points 7.5
Interventional Radiology Nursing 15 credits at SCQF Level 9 | ECTS points 7.5

In this course you will develop the skills required to provide holistic care to patients undergoing interventional radiographic procedures.

This course has one study option

Mode of Attendance

  • Online Learning

Mode of Study

  • Part Time

Start Date


Course Length

12 weeks
  • Review of gross anatomy  
  • Selective review of interventional procedures  
  • Urological, vascular, gastrointestinal, cerebral  
  • Haemodynamic monitoring 
  • Infection control 
  • Venous access     
  • Health and safety  
  • National, regional and local standards and guidelines  
  • Characteristics of commonly used medications  
  • Valid consent 
  • Reflection

The University regularly reviews its courses. Course content and structure may change over time. See our course and module disclaimer for more information.

This six month course will be delivered online through our virtual learning environment, CampusMoodle.


This course is assessed through written assignment.


Academic Support

The Disability & Dyslexia Centre advises and supports students who disclose a sensory or mobility impairment, chronic medical condition, mental health issue, dyslexia and other specific learning differences. Applicants are encouraged to arrange a pre-entry visit to discuss any concerns and to view the facilities.


Study Skills Support

The Study Support Team provides training and support to all students in:

  • Academic writing
  • Study skills (note taking, exam techniques, time management, presentation)
  • Maths and statistics
  • English language
  • Information technology support



This course is open to first level registered nurses.

For Academic Session 2020/2021

UK/EU Students: £660

International Students: £1,070

Additional Costs

The following course-related costs are not included in the course fees:

Other Fees and Charges


For new intakes course fees are reviewed and published annually for each mode of delivery. Tuition fees are fixed for the duration of a course at the rate confirmed in the offer letter.  For further information see:



Have a question about the course? Get in touch with the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedic Practice Professional Development Team and we'll do out best to help.

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Taking this course, you will have access to some of the world's best facilities. 

We've invested more than £100 million in the development of our campus, new facilities and new resources.

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