Healthcare Science (Cardiac Physiology) BSc Honours

Middlesex University
En London (Inglaterra)

£ 9,000 - ($ 236,156)
IVA inc.

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  • Bachelor's degree
  • London (Inglaterra)
  • Duración:
    3 Years
  • Cuándo:
    Octubre
Descripción

This course will provide you with the knowledge, skills and practical experience to work as a professional healthcare scientist. Cardiac physiologists carry out diagnostic, monitoring, analytical and interventional procedures for patients from new born babies to the elderly, with known or suspected heart disease. Procedures in cardiac science include: echocardiography using ultrasound to image the heart to aid diagnosis; pacemaker implantation and follow up – taking measurements and programming pacemaker devices; and exercise stress testing monitoring blood vessels supplying the heart; electrocardiograms (ECGs); and blood pressure measurement.

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¿Qué objetivos tiene esta formación?

You will graduate with:



The ability to critically evaluate research evidence in the context of current theory and practice

The confidence to solve clinical problems under pressure

The communication skills to provide an excellent standard of patient care

Requisitos: Interviews, entrance tests, portfolios and auditions All applicants need to be interviewed, complete a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and Occupational Health check.

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Dónde se imparte y en qué fechas

Inicio Ubicación
Octubre
London
The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, Inglaterra
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¿Qué aprendes en este curso?

Monitoring
Testing
IT
Physiology
Image
healthcare
Medical
Ultrasound
Programming
Skills and Training
Health
Science
Cardiovascular
Physiological
Diagnostic
Cardiac
echocardiography
Respiratory

Programa académico

Our degree is designed to develop the knowledge, skills, attitude and ethical values required to provide excellent patient centred care, and to work safely and effectively in the National Health Service. You will learn to execute specialist procedures in cardiac science including: echocardiography (using ultrasound to image the heart to aid diagnosis), pacemaker implantation and follow up (measurements and programming pacemaker devices), and exercise stress testing (monitoring blood vessels supplying the heart). You will also learn to carryout electrocardiograms (ECGs) and blood pressure measurement.

What will you gain?
You will graduate with:

The ability to critically evaluate research evidence in the context of current theory and practice
The confidence to solve clinical problems under pressure
The communication skills to provide an excellent standard of patient care
You can find out more about teaching and assessment in the programme specification.
Year 1
Healthcare Science (30 Credits) Compulsory
Healthcare Science 2 (15 Credits) Compulsory
Introduction to Physiological Sciences 1 (15 Credits) Compulsory
Introduction to Physiological Sciences 2 (30 Credits) Compulsory
Professional Practice (30 Credits) Compulsory
Year 2
Cardiovascular and Respiratory Conditions (30 Credits) Compulsory
Cardiovascular Science (45 Credits) Compulsory
Medical Instrumentation and Imaging (15 Credits) Compulsory
Research Methods and Professional Practice (30 Credits) Compulsory
Year 3
Applied Cardiovascular Science Pacing and Cardiac Catherisation 2 (30 Credits) Compulsory
Applied Cardiovascular Science Provocative Electrocardiography 1 (30 Credits) Compulsory
Dissertation (30 Credits) Compulsory
Professional Practice (30 Credits) Compulsory

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FEES INTERNATIONAL
International students are not eligible to apply for this course.