Health Professions of Technical Sciences (diagnostic)

Attrezzature mediche
Master programme
A.Y. 2020/2021
LM/SNT3 - Health professions for technical assistance
Master programme
120
ECTS
Access
Limited enrollment with admission test
2
Years
Course location
Milano
Language
Italian
The Master's degree programme in Health Professions of Technical Sciences (Diagnostic) aims to provide the graduate with an education which allows them to:
· incorporate preclinical and clinical foundations needed to train healthcare workers in diagnostic testing, whether with or without the support of medical instruments;
· apply, in a clinical setting, their baseline scientific knowledge as it pertains to their profession, in a manner helpful for making decisions relating to the organisation and management of healthcare services rendered by healthcare technicians;
· understand the actions of healthcare workers from an ethical, social, and moral perspective;
· assist in the design and creation of scientific data-processing systems, as well as their management and application within various contexts;
· harness, with respect to the organisation of healthcare services, and the management of available human and technological resources, all available competencies in management and business organisation, conducting the cost-benefit analysis therefor;
· conduct technical inspections and audits on specific segments within the healthcare system;
· employ, within the field of healthcare services, research tools and methods;
· plan and optimise the use of all operations aiming to increase resources (human, technological, IT, financial resources) available to the healthcare facility;
· plan and conduct training programmes for continuing education and updates at one's own clinic or facility;
· cultivate, as part of ongoing tutorship and coordination of internship activities for basic, complementary, and ongoing education, teaching skills to train aspiring professionals in one's field;
· instruct others on the legal aspects of the profession in terms of administrative and legal rules, and EU regulatory bodies, in order to facilitate international relations with governments or one's own professional board.
SKILLS ASSOCIATED WITH THE RELATED FUNCTION:
The graduate will be able to utilise advanced methods in research, training, and management in rehabilitative sciences within their Class.

PROFESSIONAL OPPORTUNITIES:
- executive roles in healthcare facilities (organisation/supervision within a facility, and providing services at an effective level), passing all competitive-procedure testing as required;
- university teaching, completing all testing required by applicable law;
- research within their professional field.
Employment statistics (Almalaurea)

Limited enrolment with admission test.
For further information on the number of places and the date of the admission test, please visit the website https://accessoprogrammato.miur.it/.

English language

Students are expected to attain level B1 proficiency in English.

Proficiency may be certified at the time of matriculation by submitting a certificate of level B1 language proficiency or better, or by sitting the SLAM (University Language Centre) placement test during the first year of studies only, between September and December. Students who do not pass the test must follow the SLAM language courses and obtain appropriate certification within the year the plan of study calls for a language exam.

Contacts and exchanges with foreign educational and health institutions are presently under development, with the aim to provide students with a reasonably broad range of international mobility programs. Based on the peculiarities of the training curriculum and the specific needs of the students, who predominantly work as health professionals in public and private institutions, the mobility programs will include training activities within the organizational and research domains.

Course, stage and workwhop attendance: mandatory

Courses list

year
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Practical training 22 550 Italian MED/46 MED/50
First semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Interdisciplinary professional course 1 10 80 Italian MED/05 MED/08 MED/36 MED/37 MED/50 VET/06
- Applied medical techniques3
- Clinical pathology2
- Diagnostic imaging and radiotherapy2
- Neuroradiology1
- Parasitology and animal parasitic diseases1
- Pathology1
Psychology applied to social relations, communication and group dynamics 8 64 Italian M-DEA/01 M-PSI/01 M-PSI/06 SPS/07
- Demology, ethnology and anthropology2
- General psychology2
- General sociology2
- Work and Organizational Psychology2
Second semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Medical law, ethical and professional-legal liability 5 40 Italian IUS/07 IUS/13 MED/43
- Forensic medicine1
- International law2
- Labour law2
Principles and instruments of business economics applied to the healthcare sector 5 40 Italian SECS-P/07
Statistics, epidemiology and history of the healthcare services 7 56 Italian MED/01 MED/02 MED/42
- Hygiene and public health2
- Medical history2
- Medical statistics3
Undefined
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
English assessment B1 (2 ECTS) 2 0 Italian
Study plan rules
Elettivi - Lo studente, al primo anno, deve altresì maturare 3 CFU in attività formative a scelta.
year
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Practical training 8 200 Italian MED/46 MED/50
First semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Educational project planning and management 4 32 Italian M-PED/01
Planning, organisation, and monitoring in healthcare organisations 6 48 Italian SECS-P/10
Research methodology 10 80 Italian BIO/11 ING-INF/05 M-FIL/03 MED/04 SECS-S/02
- Experimental medicine and pathophysiology2
- Information processing systems2
- Molecular biology2
- Moral philosophy2
- Statistics for experimental and technological research2
Second semester
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Interdisciplinary professional course 2 9 72 Italian MED/26 MED/31 MED/32 MED/46 MED/48 MED/50
- Applied medical techniques2
- Audiology1
- Medical and biotechnology laboratory techniques2
- Neurology1
- Neuropsychiatric and rehabilitation nursing sciences2
- Otorhinolaryngology1
Professional management 6 48 Italian M-PSI/06 MED/44 SPS/09
- Economic sociology and sociology of work and organisations2
- Occupational medicine2
- Work and Organizational Psychology2
Conclusive activities
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Final exam 7 0 Italian
Study plan rules
Elettivi - Lo studente, al secondo anno, deve altresì maturare 3 CFU in attività formative a scelta.
year
Courses or activities ECTS Total hours Language SSD
Compulsory
Other activities (laboratories) 5 40 Italian
Si consiglia vivamente di seguire la sequenza di esami prevista nei singoli semestri del piano di studi.
Location
Milano

The tuition fees for students enrolled in Bachelor's, Master's and single-cycle degree programmes are divided into two instalments with different calculation methods and payment schedules:

  • The amount of the first instalment is the same for all students
  • The amount of the second instalment varies according to the ISEE University value, the degree programme and the student status (on track / off track for one year or off track for more than a year) 
  • An additional fee is due for online programmes

The University also offers:

  • Concessions for students meeting high merit requirements
  • Diversified tuition fees according to the student's home country for international students with assets/income abroad
  • Concessions for international students with refugee status

Scholarships and benefits

The University provides a range of financial benefits to students meeting special requirements (merit, financial or personal conditions, international students).

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Enrollment
First year enrolment:
Admission
Limited enrollment with admission test

Call for applications

Please refer to the call for admission test dates and contents, and how to register.

Application for admission: from 26/08/2020 to 05/10/2020

Admission test date and venue: 30/10/2020 - Settore Didattico Via Golgi, 19 Milano

Application for matriculation: from 05/11/2020 to 10/11/2020

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Postponement of admission test

The admission test, which was scheduled on 30 october under the call for applications, is posponed to a date to be set.