Design for Medical Technologies - Professional Diploma

University of Limerick
1 year
Part time
Diploma / certificate
Scholarships available
Limerick
English

About this program

Design for Medical Technologies - Professional Diploma

The programme will provide graduates with fundamental theoretical and practical skills, abilities and knowledge for successful medical technology design in accordance with regulatory requirements and quality management systems.

Through the use of world class design roadmaps, graduates will understand the stages of Prototype Development, Pilot Scale Systems Development, Testing and Demonstrating Results and Product Launch. Graduates will be capable of applying the appropriate tools and techniques of the latter stages of the product development process. Graduates will have an appreciation of how to apply these tools and techniques and have the ability to make a meaningful contribution to the Key Performance Indicators of their company/ organisation.

Admission requirements

Academic Entry Requirements

An honors level degree at a 2.2 standard and 3 to 5 years experience in the medical technology sector.

The recognition of prior learning and prior experiential learning as per university policy will be applied to this course. UL’s PRL policy will be applied to this course. The course board may at its discretion accept a level lower qualification with stronger evidence of prior learning and experience. Entry is decided on a case by case basis.

Applicants may be required to undertake an interview and satisfy the course admission team that they have the ability to complete and benefit from this course.

English Language Requirements

  • Duolingo - the Minimum Requirement Will Be a Det Score of 110. an Interview May Be Required in Conjunction With This for Certain Programmes.
  • Matriculation Examinations - From European Countries Where English Is Presented as a Subject and an Acceptable Level Is Achieved
  • Irish Leaving Certificate English - Ordinary Level Grade D or Above
  • TOEFL - 580 (Paper Based) or 90 (Internet Based)
  • IELTS - Minimum Score of 6.5* With No Less Than 6.0 in Any Component.
  • ETAPP English Test for Academic and Professional Purposes - Grade C1
  • GCE ‘O’ Level English Language/ Gcse English Language - Grade C or Above
  • University of Cambridge ESOL - Certificate of Proficiency in English - Grade C / Certificate in Advanced English - Grade B
  • GCE Examination Boards - Oxford Delegacy of Local Examinations - Grade C / Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate - School Certificate Pass 1-6 / University of London Entrance and School Examinations Council - School Certificate Pass 1-6
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic) - PTE Academic: - a Minimum Score of 61 (With No Section Score Below 59)

For more information about admission requirements, please visit the university website.


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Program content

  • Design Thinking for Medical Technologies I
  • Design for Six Sigma I (Medical Technologies)
  • Human Factors for Medical Technologies
  • Design Thinking for Medical Technologies II
  • Design for Six Sigma Ii (Medical Technologies)

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please check the university website for more information.

Tuition

Tuition fee varies, please visit the university's website for more information.

Qualification

Qualification - NFQ Level 9 Minor Award

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University of Limerick

The University of Limerick (UL) is renowned for its graduate employability, dedication to the student experience, industry-relevant programmes, award-winning research, stunning campus and UL`s deep commitment to community engagement. With close to 16,000 students, including 3,000 international students, UL is...


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University of Limerick
V94 T9PX Limerick
Ireland

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