Hearing Aid Audiology

2 years
September 2024

Our Foundation Degree in Hearing Aid Audiology allows you to earn as you learn. It's for professionals currently working within an audiology setting.

Why study with us

  • Continue to earn as you learn by working in an audiology setting throughout the programme.
  • Combine learning in your workplace with online study as well as residential block weeks on the University campus.
  • On successful completion, you can apply to join the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). This enables you to register as a Hearing Aid Dispenser.

What you'll do

  • Gain the knowledge, theory and understanding required to become a qualified hearing aid dispenser.
  • Develop practical skills within your workplace, supported by a dedicated Practice Educator. You’ll also get to spend time in the University’s clinical suite to enhance your skills.
  • You'll have access to our excellent facilities on-campus. Including our Library and IT facilities, clinical suites and a wealth of online resources.
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Kirpa Chandan
Senior Lecturer
School of Medicine and Dentistry

Kirpa is a Senior Lecturer and experienced Programme Leader in the discipline of Audiology. She is on the Academy for Healthcare Science (AHCS) Clinical Physiology register as an Audiologist and is also a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, UK.


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Become a Hearing Aid Dispenser

After successful completion you can apply to join the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) to become a Hearing Aid Dispenser.

Fees and funding

Full-time£7,000 per year
Full-time£16,500 per year

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

Select your country to see eligibility information and how to apply by selecting more info on the cards below.


This course is based in the School of Medicine and Dentistry

For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information

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