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Postgraduate (1 year full-time, part-time)

Medical Technology MSc

Anglia Ruskin University
En Chelmsford (Inglaterra)

£ 9.200 - (10.847 )
IVA inc.

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  • Master
  • Chelmsford (Inglaterra)
  • Duración:
    1 Year
Descripción

Are you an entrepreneur interested in designing, developing, applying, marketing or procuring the latest medical technology? Can you meet the challenge of exploring how technology can keep people independent and active for longer? Learn how medical technology can diagnose and manage disease in people. Develop the skills which are already in demand for an exciting range of medical technology careers around the world.

This fascinating course enables you to gain an advanced knowledge and understanding of real world medical technology by exploring the medical, technological and production aspects in depth. Blending theory with practice you’ll develop a range of valuable skills, including those associated with the end-to-end digital systems which are currently expected to be in major use in the health service within the next few years.

You’ll gain experience of many aspects of practice, including the biomedical basis of disease, bioengineering, diagnostic devices, biomarkers, medical-device development, telehealth, and telecare, as well as all the associated ethical issues.

There’s training in planning, design, regulation, intellectual property protection, manufacturing and distribution, so you can get the right product to market at the right time and cost.

Studying this course will also provide opportunities for entrepreneurs to develop devices which could be used in healthcare.

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¿Esta formación es para mí?

This course is for you if you’re considering:

specialising in the development and/or marketing of medical technology
deepening your technological understanding within your own area of clinical practice
developing a greater understanding of medical technology in support of a role in administration or procurement.

Requisitos: A first degree in a subject associated with either the Life Sciences, Clinical Medicine or with Engineering. If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 overall ( Academic level) with 6.5 in the writing component or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.

Instalaciones y fechas

Dónde se imparte y en qué fechas

Inicio Ubicación
Sep-2016
Chelmsford
Bishop Hall Lane, CM 1sS, Essex, Inglaterra
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¿Qué aprendes en este curso?

Market
Design
Biomedical Science
Physiology
Technology
Medical
Biomedical research
Medical training
IT Development
Manufacturing System
Biomedical
Skills and Training
Product Design
Biomedical
Medical Technology

Temario

Core modules
  • Biomedical Basis of DiseaseAt the heart of this MSc is a desire to assist individuals in developing technologies to cope with the unmet needs in the management of disease. In order to achieve this desire it is essential that individuals have a thorough understanding of different types of disease, their causes, diagnosis, treatment and long term management.
  • Diagnostic TechnologyGain a critical understanding and knowledge of diagnostic techniques currently in use; the biological indicators that may be used to monitor disease states and your ability to evaluate a novel diagnostic product. Expand your understanding of common physiological values and build on this to discuss biomarkers and how measurement of both of these can be used to diagnose disease and monitor disease progression.
  • Innovative Product Design and ManufactureGain an in-depth knowledge of innovative design methods together with time compression technologies that will reduce the time of delivering new products to market. 
  • Research StudiesDesigned to provide you with a critical overview of the main methodologies and designs applied to research within health and social care, professional practice, regulation and policy. It provides you with an opportunity to explore the theoretical dilemmas that underlie the process of inquiry and its relationship to practice.
  • Major ProjectThe major project is at the centre of the Masters award and allows you to demonstrate your creativity and apply the skills and concepts you have learned in the previous modules.
Assessment

We use a range of assessment methods to enable both you and the university to check your progress during your studies and then to ensure that you meet the required standards when you complete the course.

Although they vary, our assessment strategies are all carefully designed to challenge you so that you expand your critical and creative thinking as well as your problem-solving skills. The assessments will enable you to demonstrate that you can synthesise existing knowledge and accumulate new knowledge, and will evidence the development of your professional practice.

Please note that you will need to complete all of the above core modules. This course does not have any optional modules. Modules are subject to change and availability.

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Course fees

UK & EU students, 2016/17 (per year) £9,200

International students, 2016/17 (per year) £12,700