Contemporary practice education: exploring student perceptions of an industrial radiography placement for final year diagnostic radiography students.
Wareing, A.K.; Henderson, I.
There is a paucity of evidence in diagnostic radiography evaluating a career path into industrial imaging despite several higher education institutes stating this route as a career option on graduation. The link between a career in industrial radiography and diagnostic routes is unknown although there are anecdotal examples of individuals transferring between the two. Successfully obtaining a first post job following graduation in diagnostic radiography can be challenging in the current financial climate. A partnership was formed with an energy sector company that offered non-destructive testing/non-destructive evaluation (NDT/NDE) employing industrial radiographic technicians.
|Journal Article Type||Article|
|Publication Date||May 1, 2015|
|Peer Reviewed||Peer Reviewed|
|Institution Citation||WAREING, A.K. and HENDERSON, I. 2015. Contemporary practice education: exploring student perceptions of an industrial radiography placement for final year diagnostic radiography students. Radiography [online], 21(2), pages 176-180. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.radi.2014.10.008|
|Keywords||Practice education; Industrial radiography; NDT; NDE; Physics|
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