The overall purpose/objectives of this role is to teach an evidence based curriculum within the broad field of diagnostic imaging practice. The experience for all students at the University of Derby is grounded in learning and teaching that is of the highest quality, delivered by appropriately qualified and experienced academic staff, whom are deeply engaged with their discipline. This commitment to learning and teaching is focused on the student experience ensuring that they are treated as individuals in the learning journey. Implicit in this, is the requirement that we encourage independence of thought, the desire to understand and to advance within the discipline, and the ability to reflect on what has been achieved.
The College of Health & Social Care upholds the overall mission of the University by providing high quality, accessible learning opportunities which equip ‘students with the skills and qualities for employment and to build successful and fulfilling careers’ promoting academic enquiry and the advancement of knowledge, using a variety of methods of delivery. We are committed to widening participation and have an excellent record of meeting the needs of local stakeholders. Service user and carer involvement in course development and delivery is an increasingly important aspect of our work.