Principles Of Medical Ultrasound, Certificate | University of Derby | Buxton, United Kingdom
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Principles Of Medical Ultrasound

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The key themes explored within the module include the physical principles of ultrasound imaging, equipment design and function, image optimisation, interpretation of ultrasound appearances and ultrasound safety.University of Derby offers the Principles Of Medical Ultrasound programme. 


Key facts

The module will be delivered through a blended learning approach that includes directed study and online distance learning materials supported by five themed on-campus study days and work based learning activities. In addition, you will require access to a suitable clinical placement for a recommended minimum of 14 hours (two days) per week supervised scanning practice for the duration of the module.

University of Derby's Principles Of Medical Ultrasound programme will teach you more about this topic. 

Programme Structure

  • Courses include:
  • Healthcare is going to look very different over the next 15 years due to an ageing population; changing patterns of health and disease; the shift to delivery of more care in community settings; advances in care and treatment; and advances in technology to name but a few.
  • It is with this in mind that this module will provide the practitioner with the necessary skills and knowledge to empower patients in the management of their condition. It will enable the practitioner to engage with social, political and economic

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20 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

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Who is this course for

All Health Professionals

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