Course details

Module code

7RD515

Module level

Level 7

Module credits

40 credits

Start date (usually)

October

Module description

About this module 

The aim of this CASE accredited module is to produce a competent, reflective and autonomous practitioner capable of safe and effective use of ultrasound in the assessment of a wide range of obstetric referrals. It focuses on development of competence in assessment of a broad range of obstetric ultrasound referrals. This includes routine and emergency first trimester assessment, routine first and second trimester fetal anomaly screening and third trimester fetal monitoring.

400 total learning hours for the module include seven full days of on campus teaching / tutorials and directed study tasks. In addition, you will require access to a suitable clinical placement for a recommended minimum of 14 hours (two days) per week supervised scanning practice for the duration of the module.

To enrol to this module:

Entry is subject to discussion with module leader and completion of a practice based agreement.

Who is this course for

This module is aimed primarily at sonographers, midwives or obstetricians who wish to provide a full range of routine / emergency obstetric ultrasound services.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the module you will be able to:

Fees and funding

2018/19 Fees

If this is an LBR course, and you are eligible for LBR funding, the cost is funded by HEEM - check the list of LBR courses.

If you are funding your own study, the full cost of this module is £1,800.

How to apply

Level 7

LBR applications

Apply directly to the University

Self-funded applications

Contact details

 
EnquiryEmailPhone
Learning Beyond Registration (LBR) lbr@derby.ac.uk +44 (0)1332 591992