Competency information


Identify the need for a software application to support image processing and develop the prototype, document and comment appropriately.


  • Underlying physics of the task.
  • Appropriate software tools.
  • Appropriate use of software coding guidelines.
  • EU Medical Device Directive.
  • The use of the software application in patient care or service delivery.

Relevant learning outcomes

# Outcome
# 2 Outcome Develop a prototype image processing application.