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BSc (Hons)Clinical Technology

University of Bradford
United Kingdom, Bradford
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Overview

This course is designed to facilitate students who wish to qualify as technologists with ambitions to work as technologically qualified professionals alongside medical staff within the Health Service.

The University has a long tradition of excellence and experience both in healthcare and in the disciplines of engineering. The innovative degree courses in medical and healthcare technology draw on this experience, allowing you to focus on particular areas of interest to you and your career aspirations.

New state-of-the-art gait/motion capture equipment has recently been obtained to ensure the test facilities are kept fully up to date for human movement analysis using the multicamera Vicon Motion Analysis System integrated with 2 AMTI force platforms. The university has acquired a new Hip Simulator machine for friction and lubrication studies of artificial hip joints in collaboration with orthopaedic companies.

Programme structure

Core Modules:

Cell and Microbiology for Engineers
Information Technology
Introductory Mechatronics
Manufacturing Systems
Materials Technology & Processing
Technology Mathematics 1
Electronic Applications Project
Functional Anatomy and Physiology
Anatomy and Medical Terminology
Radiological Science and Protection I
Engineering Computation
Design for Manufacture and Assembly
Analysis of Mechanisms for Design
Biomechanics
Sensors and Actuators
Healthcare Technology Project
Circuits & Systems
Financial Management
Group Design Project
Human Biodynamics
Engineering Statistics
Medical Ethics and Regulation
Radiological Science and Protection 2
Medical Instrumentation and Imaging
Clinical Signals
Project

Option Modules:

Renal Technology 1
Biomaterials
Tissue Engineering and Wound Repair
Renal Technology 2
Implant Design and Technology
Rehabilitation Engineering

Career opportunities

Health authorities in the UK are among the largest employers in Europe and are supported by a large and diverse industrial sector supplying diagnostic and monitoring equipment, orthopaedic devices and artificial organs. The mix of professional engineering and health related skills acquired will enable you to pursue a wide choice of careers in this dynamic and growing sector.

Most of the graduates have found work in directly-related industries and by the final year many of the graduates have gained sponsorship, and most of these join their sponsoring firm after graduation. The graduates pursue careers in all areas of engineering, automotive and manufacturing industry, but also in wider fields such as marketing, business management and public service work.

Employment six months after the course was
80% of 2011 graduates in the field of Medical and Healthcare Technology.

Average salary six months after the course among 2011 graduates in the School of Engineering, Design and Technology was £25,467.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States