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Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Ultrasound: Medical

Course type


Course Summary

The aim of the MSc Ultrasound Imaging programme is to enable 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. You will be assessed 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 you progress through the module from your tutors.

There is a current focus nationally and internationally on enhancing life engagement, support and environments for people living with dementia. The course is suitable for professionals and practitioners from a wide range of backgrounds whose current role or future role relate to these areas.

Different course options

Full time | University of Salford | 1 year | SEP-20

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



Principles of Ultrasound Imaging (30 Credits) - Core
Dissertation (Advanced Medical Imaging) (60 Credits)

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Prospective students will usually be required to have achieved a 2.1 Honours degree, but consideration will be given to students with a 2.2 Honours degree with appropriate experience and satisfactory references. Students must have access to a clinical mentor and clinical placement. We welcome applications 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. Medically qualified doctors with MBBCh or equivalent and registered with a relevant professional body.

University information

The University of Salford’s campus is based across three sites, with Peel Park within walking distance of Manchester. More than 3,000 postgraduate students study taught and research degrees each year, contributing to some of Salford’s nationally and internationally-recognised research projects. There are four academic schools at the University of Salford: School of Arts and Media School of Health and Society Salford Business...more