UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This programme is designed for practising audiologists looking to enhance their clinical and professional skills; it provides advanced training in a variety of specialities allowing students to tailor their learning to their clinical needs; it has a strong focus on research and the delivery of evidence'based diagnosis and management.

Course Modules

Core modules: anatomy and physiology of the audiovestibular system; research methods and statistics; counselling; research project; options: central auditory processing; advanced management of tinnitus and hyperacusis; advanced amplification and aural rehabilitation; vestibular rehabilitation; advances in auditory implants; paediatric assessment; paediatric habilitation; rehabilitation for adults with acquired hearing loss; signals and systems; research evidence and design i; principles of health informatics; ehealth (patients and the internet); healthcare quality and evidence based practice; using information in healthcare management; research methods in healthcare; introduction to neuroanatomy, systems and disease.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants need to have at least 2 years' recent post'qualification clinical experience in audiology or a related discipline. A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is the standard entry requirement. The Ear Institute recognises that some audiology professionals may have had different (non'degree) entries into the profession. Applicants with the BAAT qualification and/or a Certificate or Diploma in Hearing Therapy who also have at least 5 years of relevant clinical experience and appropriate registration with the RCCP may be accepted, depending on their relevant experience, and are encouraged to contact the Ear Institute to discuss their application.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £23,200  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,815  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate)
3 - 5 years
Variable
MSc (Postgraduate)
1 year
Full Time
PgCert
2 years
Part Time
PgCert
3 - 5 years
Variable
PgCert
1 year
Full Time
PgDip £12,015  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
PgDip £4,055  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
PgDip
3 - 5 years
Variable
PgDip