Taught course

Vascular Ultrasound

Institution
King's College London · School of Medicine
Qualifications
PGCertPGDipMSc

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:2 UK honours degree or equivalent in a life science, radiography, nursing or medicine. Those with professional qualifications should usually have a minimum of two years' relevant post qualification experience. All applicants must have a suitable clinical training placement. Those with full SVT accreditation may be exempt from the first year. Qualified sonographers may take the Vascular Ultrasound module as a stand-alone module. Entry is subject to satisfactory interview.

Months of entry

January

Course content

Vascular Ultrasound is for clinical scientists, technologists, sonographers, clinicians and other health professionals wishing to work in this area. Lectures are delivered in block release in conjunction with compulsory clinical placements. Core modules integrate the underlying theoretical concepts with professional practice to ensure performance of vascular examinations in accordance with accepted good practice.

Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English please visit our website for further information: www.kcl.ac.uk/pg/apply/langreq.html

Fees and funding

Students are self-funded or supported by their health service employers.

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

part time
9 months

PGDip

part time
18 months

MSc

part time
27 months

Course contact details

Name
Jill Walker, Programme Administrator
Email
msc-ultrasound@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7188 8458