Bachelor of Science (Hons) Clinical Measurement Science   DT229

  • Undergraduate
  • Level 8
  • 4 Years
  • Full-Time
  • Kevin Street
  • School of Physics
  • College of Sciences and Health

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What is Bachelor of Science (Hons) Clinical Measurement Science?

This 4 year programme, which is unique in Ireland, is designed to provide integrated training in the area of Clinical Measurement Physiology. Graduates will contribute to the effective diagnosis and treatment of patients, by performing instrument based diagnostic measurements in the areas of cardiology, neurophysiology, respiratory and sleep function, and vascular measurements. These cover such studies as ECG, EEG, pH measurements, asthma testing etc. It is expected that most graduates of this programme will enter the health services. The programme includse 24 weeks of clinical placement in a hospital in the 3rd year, with a period working in each of 3 different clinical disciplines, and a further fourteen weeks in clinical hospital placement in the final year, in what will the student’s major clinical discipline. The final year will also include a clinical research project conducted in a clinical setting.

Students may be required to attend classes at locations across the Institute.

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