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Ultrasound Imaging

This course enables students to critically evaluate current advances in ultrasound imaging; apply an evidence based approach to enhance current and future practice; perform high quality scans in a safe and effective manner; and reflect upon all aspects of scan performance to enhance quality of practice.

Entry requirements

Applicants should be orthopaedic doctors with MBBCh or equivalent or graduates with an appropriate healthcare degree. Prospective students will usually be required to have achieved a 2.1 degree, but consideration will be given to students with a 2.2 with appropriate experience and satisfactory references. Applications are welcomed from international and UK health professionals, BSc (Hons) graduates or equivalent with a degree in a health related discipline and registered with a relevant professional body, and medically qualified doctors with MBBCh or equivalent and registered with a relevant professional body.

Course modules

Modules include: Principles of ultrasound imaging; abdominal ultrasound imaging; musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging; obstetric ultrasound imaging; gynaecology and early pregnancy ultrasound imaging; screening and diagnosis; advancing practice in medical imaging; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a range of examinations including written exam, poster presentation, essays, and portfolio. There will be some online self assessments and opportunities for feedback as students progress through the module from their tutors.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,700 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,700 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,700 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,700 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,217 per Credit (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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