Mammography Principles and Practice PgCert


University of Salford    School of Health and Society

Full time September PGCert 1 year Full-time
Medicine (26) Nursing & Health (27)

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The Mammography Principles and Practice PgCert is a comprehensive programme that equips students with the skills to become proficient mammography practitioners. Through a blend of on-campus learning and online tutorials, you will gain a deep understanding of the evidence-based principles behind producing high-quality mammographic images. This course does not provide a clinical placement, but your employer can fund your studies or you can find a placement that supports you. With a focus on independent learning, this programme allows you to identify and achieve your own learning goals. Upon completion, you will be qualified to work as a mammographer in breast screening and symptomatic clinics.

About the course

This course facilitates the student to become a proficient mammography practitioner, able to produce high quality mammographic images with a knowledge and understanding of the underpinning evidence base.

The programme does not provide you with a clinical placement, your employer will fund you to complete this course or if you are self-funding, you will need to find a clinical placement that will support you. As part of the application process you need to send a verification form with the manager and mentor signatures, stating that they support your application to study. 

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Entry Requirements

You will hold a degree in BSc (Hons) in Diagnostic Radiography or other health care professional qualification, 2:1 or above.

We also welcome applications from students with alternative qualifications and/or professionals with significant relevant experience through our Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) scheme. Contact Enquiries to find out more about about this scheme.

Visit the university website for further information on entry requirements.


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