Credits: 5

Schedule: 07.09.2015 - 16.10.2015

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

I-II 2018-2019 (autumn)



Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After completing this course, the student is able to

1. Describe the main components of MRI equipment and is able to broadly explain its operation.

2. Describe the most common types of coil used in MRI and their properties.

3. Explain how different factors affect the quality of the signal.

4. Explain how spatial frequency information is obtained using the gradients of the magnetic field.

5. Describe the factors relating to the safety of an MRI device.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Basic components and functioning of a MRI device

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Exercises and project work

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

10 h contact teaching, 123 h independent studies

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Material on the web page

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 



Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Further Information (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Language class 3: English