Medical Technology

Medical Technology is at the crossroads of science, engineering and technology.The healthcare industry in Ireland and internationally is growing exponentially and the use of sophisticated medical technology and instrumentation has created a demand for specialized, well-trained graduates in the emerging field of Medical Technology. As a graduate of this programme, your skill set will include the ability to operate, test, calibrate, troubleshoot and maintain critical medical equipment as part of a healthcare team. Graduates are also well placed to find employment in the Medical Device Manufacturing Industry in the areas of Manufacturing, Servicing, Sales and Marketing and Customer Service. This programme will allow the student to combine a broad knowledge of science, medical, electrical/electronic principles with the specific knowledge required for the applications of Medical Technology in a variety of healthcare and industry related settings. Students will also be given the opportunity to obtain a parallel award in Basic Life Support.