Teesside University

Teesside University

Medical Ultrasound

The Consortium for the Accreditation of Sonographic Education (CASE) recommends a postgraduate certificate (PgCert)in medical ultrasound to be the minimum qualification required to practise ultrasound in the UK. This CASE-accredited course enables healthcare professionals from varying clinical backgrounds to become safe, competent ultrasound practitioners. The course: develops you academically to postgraduate level; enables you to become an autonomous practitioner with the skills to undertake high quality medical ultrasound examination competently and safely in a defined area of ultrasound practice, placing the person at the centre of care; enhances your critical skills to enable you to promote high quality evidence and care; promotes an ethos of caring, compassion, professionalism, excellence and lifelong learning; and enables you to function as a valued member of the multi-disciplinary healthcare team.

Sponsorship information

Please note that due to current anticipated changes to NHS education and HE funding, information relating to funding will be updated on Teesside University website.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Teesside University Middlesbrough TS1 3BA North East

Get in touch

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Health and Social Care
Telephone number: 
01642 384110