QMU-Undergraduate-Prospectus- UG Prospectus 2019 - Page 77

Entry Requirements Standard A typical entrant would be a student sponsored by an employer (Registered Hearing Aid Dispenser (RHAD) or Audiology Department in the National Health Service (NHS) and normally have achieved at least five 5 Standard Grades/ Nat 5 at grade C or above (preferred subjects English, Science, Mathematics). Ideally students will also have achieved at least three passes at Higher Grade (preferred subjects English, Science, Mathematics) and two at Intermediate 2 in other subjects. Applications from potential entrants who have not achieved these qualifications, but are able to demonstrate relevant experience, will still be considered. International IELTS of 7.0 with no element lower than 6.5 Other requirements A satisfactory criminal records check is required. Other information Awarding body QMU. Please see the ‘External review’ section on pages 8-11. years in administration for a private Exchange opportunities N/A hearing aid practice, but this Placement There are no placements. become a hearing aid dispenser.” Teaching staff, class sizes and timetables Please see ‘How we teach and how you’ll learn’ section on page 8-11. qualification will allow me to now Sasha Groves DipHE Hearing Aid Audiology Course fees Please see pages 170-171 Professional registration/ accreditation Completion of this course allows eligibility to register with Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a hearing aid dispenser. Careers When you complete the course you will be able to work in the NHS as well as in the private sectors. Further information Please contact audiologyadmissions@ qmu.ac.uk. UCAS code Not applicable. Applications should be made directly to QMU. Why QMU? This is the only course of this nature delivered in Scotland. Duration 2 years full-time It is accessible to people who wish to study while working. Start date September 2019 We have a bespoke clinical suite of audiology rooms on campus which allows students to practice on campus. COURSE QUALITY Delivery A mix of on campus teaching and online SATISFACTION learning 100% NATIONAL STUDENT SURVEY “I have been working for nearly 10 75