Bristol, University of the West of England

Bristol, University of the West of England

Medical Ultrasound

This course provides an opportunity for health care practitioners to achieve a recognised qualification in obstetrics, gynaecological,vascular, general medical ultrasound, breast, musculosketetal and echocardiography, supported by a combination of structured clinical experience and academic study. The course is designed to produce clinically competent advanced practitioners, who will be able to meet the needs of the service in a changing health care environment.

Entry requirements

Good Honours degree in a relevant subject or equivalent. Non-graduates with alternative qualifications and experience.

Course modules

Modules include: ultrasound technology; health and social care research, methods and methodologies; dissertation. Plus 2 optional modules.

Assessment methods

Combination of coursework, presentations, seminars, written and practical examinations.

Sponsorship information

The SHA (South West Strategic Health Authority, formerly known as WDC) may fund courses for employees of NHS Trusts and some independent organisations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 565 per Credit (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 938 per Credit (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 565 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 565 per Credit (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 565 per Credit (Wales) 3 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 565 per Credit (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 938 per Credit (International) 1 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 565 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 565 per Credit (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time January 2017 GBP 565 per Credit (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 968 per Credit (International) 18 months
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 565 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 18 months
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 565 per Credit (Scotland) 18 months
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 565 per Credit (Wales) 18 months
PgDip Part-time January 2017 GBP 565 per Credit (England) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glenside Bristol BS16 1DD South West

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
+44 (0)117 32 83333