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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Ultrasound: Medical

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course is accredited by the Consortium for Accreditation of Sonographic Education (CASE), your programme will draw on industry best practice for a curriculum that is both evidence-based and varied with lectures, workshops, simulations, seminars and case studies to help you learn. In conjunction with your practical workplace supervisor on the MSc Medical Ultrasound programme ensures competency to practice.

This course gives you the theoretical foundation and real-world experience you need to improve not only your own work – but your field at large. You’ll rehearse your skills in a setting that prepares you for real-world practice and get instant feedback that’s specific to your field.

This course will draw on industry best practice for a curriculum that is both evidence-based and varied – with lectures, workshops, simulations, seminars and case studies to help you learn. And at GCU, you’ll get a world-class education that also contributes to the common good – through critical evaluation of research, professional discussion and debate designed to help promote innovation in the field.

Whether you’re advancing your current career or starting a new one, your programme will prepare you to help create meaningful change in the practice of medical ultrasound. Graduates have gone on to lead their fields as managers, make a positive impact through research and promote new approaches to practitioner-led ultrasound services.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

6 years

Start date

20-JAN-20

Modules

Masters Dissertation. (180 Credits)

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£5,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£12,980

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to be a HCPC Registered Radiographers (Diagnostic/Therapy) or other appropriately qualified Health Care Professional. They need to have a UK Honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) or alternatively an unclassified degree or professional diploma with over two years practice experience. At least one month supervised experience in ultrasound practice immediately prior to commencement of the programme is required. The clinical education element of the programme requires the student to be able to have regular access to ultrasound placement, with the support of an appropriate mentor.

University information

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) offers a wide range of postgraduate degrees both on campus, online and via distance learning. Graduates at GCU can gain postgraduate, masters and PhD status in subjects ranging from Climate Justice to Fashion and Lifestyle Marketing. There are five academic schools offering postgraduate programmes at GCU, which are: Glasgow School for Business and Society School of Computing, Engineering and Built...more

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