- You will normally be expected to hold either a first degree lower second class (2.2) or above, or an equivalent professional qualification and have had a minimum of two years experience as a qualified practitioner.
- The majority of applicants will be radiographers, midwives, doctors and nurses. However we will consider applicants with health based or science degrees providing that they are able to obtain a clinical placement.
- You must ensure that you have a satisfactory clinical placement where you can obtain a minimum of 320 hours of supervised ‘hands on’ clinical ultrasound experience - this is equivalent to 2 days per week over a nine month period.
- You must complete the ultrasound clinical placement form when you apply, unforutnately we cannot consider your application without your proof of placement.
Months of entry
If you’re a qualified healthcare professional working as a radiographer, doctor, nurse or midwife, this course will extend your expertise in the production and interpretation of diagnostic ultrasound images.
Ultrasound is regarded as a complementary imaging procedure undertaken in the majority of modern diagnostic imaging or x-ray departments. You’ll be taught by practising sonographers who are up to date with current practice.
Information for international students
Sorry, this course is not available to international students.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Further details of qualification
PT attendance: 1 afternoon and evening per week plus clinical experience 1 or 2 days per week. Accredited by CASE.
Course contact details
- Pre-entry Enquiries Team
- +44 (0)121 331 5595