Cert. Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Diagnostic Medical Sonography programme is designed to prepare students to perform diagnostic ultrasound examinations required of an entry-level general sonographer to include, but not be limited to the abdomen, pelvis, pregnant female pelvis and superficial structures. Students are also introduced to vascular ultrasound. The student will have the opportunity to study anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology of scanned organ systems, recognize the sonographic patterns of the organs, learn the protocols for a logical and thorough survey of the organs, and provide the accurate and technical impression to the interpreting physician.

Duration of Programme

1 year

Entry Requirement

  • SSSCE/WASSCE with five {6} passes or equivalent (SSSCE: A-E WASSCE: A1-D7)
  • Matured applicants must be 25 years and above with 1 year working experience and must pass selection interview(oral and written)
  • 3 months intensive for Trained Nurses, Midwives and interested medical staff.