Audiometry Program

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

Audiometry program in Turkey for the first time in 1984. Dr. Erol BELGİN was established by Hacettepe University Vocational School of Health Services. Our program has been completed since 1986 with the graduation of Audiometry Technicians who have gained the skills of ear mold measurement, gain and output values ??of the appropriate devices as well as being able to make audiological and vestibular assessment tests, hearing screening tests and noise measurements reliably with a two-year education program. many graduates.
In addition to its well-equipped academic staff, it has a very strong academic structure with the support of the academic staff in different faculties and schools of our university. Students who benefit from the computer laboratory of the school and the clinical environment within the hospital have the opportunity to follow the technological developments closely.
Hacettepe University Vocational School Audiometry Program provides formal education and the entrance to the program is possible with the TYT score type of Higher Education Institutions Examination (YKS) organized by ÖSYM. During the two-year education period, each semester of the program which consists of intensive theoretical and practical courses spread over four semesters, consists of 30 ECTS and a total of 120 ECTS. Students may find clinical practice during both practical courses and internships of 30 working days during the third and fourth semesters.


ABOUT THE PROGRAM

Audiometry program in Turkey for the first time in 1984. Erol BELGİN was established by Hacettepe University Vocational School of Health Services. Our program has been completed since 1986 with the graduation of Audiometry Technicians who have gained the skills of ear mold measurement noise measurements reliably with a two-year education program. many
In addition to its well-equipped academic staff, it has a very strong academic structure. Students who benefit from the computer laboratory and the clinical environment in the hospital.
Hacettepe University Vocational School Audiometry Program provides formal education and the entrance to the program is possible with the TYT score type of Higher Education Institutions Examination (YKS). During the two-year education period, each semester of the program which consists of intensive semesters, consists of 30 ECTS and a total of 120 ECTS. Students may find clinical practice during 30 working days during the third and fourth semesters.

AUDIOMETRY TECHNICIAN

Students wishing to enter the audiometry program should be aware that they are directly related to the patient in relation to human health. Patient relationships are of a special nature and require a meticulous and patient approach. Audiology is a new and rapidly developing science. The professional performance and learning requirements of the students of the Audiometry program, which will work as technical staff in this field, must be at a high level. Students attending this program follow a training program consisting of theoretical lessons and practical applications in order to apply the hearing tests which are important and guiding in the diagnosis, treatment and re / habilitation of hearing loss.
The duties and responsibilities of omet Audiometry Technician kapsamında within the scope of the Regulation on the Job and Task Definitions of Health Professionals and Other Professionals Working in Health Services issued by the Ministry of Health and published in the Official Gazette on 22 May 2014 are as follows;

a) Performs pure tone and speech audiometry and immitansmetry tests. Records information about hearing loss, type, level, and patient cooperation on the test form.
b) In the supervision of the relevant physician; conducts vestibular tests and otoacoustic emission applications.
c) Takes part in hearing screening programs and noise measurements.
ç) Takes the earmold measurements for the hearing aid application, measures and adjusts the gain and output values ??of the devices deemed appropriate.

OPPORTUNITIES FOR GRADUATES

Graduates of the Audiometry Program, whose primary objective is to train qualified and equipped audiometry technicians, can work in various public and private health institutions / organizations as well as in Audiology and Otorhinolaryngology Clinics, hearing aid / cochlear implant centers and occupational health and safety centers of university / state hospitals. . In addition, newborn hearing screening, preschool and school age screening programs and noise measurements and hearing screening in the field of industry can take place.

HEARING SPEECH TRAINING UNIT

Hearing Speech Training Unit; with hearing and speech impairment; was established to evaluate the communication skills of infants, children and adult patients and to determine and implement appropriate re / habilitation programs.
In our practices, research and development studies are focused on and the evaluation scales and different therapy programs used in this field are important.
Our unit; In collaboration with different disciplines such as Otorhinolaryngology, Audiology, Neurology, Child Mental Health, detailed evaluation and long-term follow-up and treatment of patients presenting with complaints of hearing-speech disorder are performed.
Our work area:

Hearing loss

Developmental and acquired language-speech disorders

Fluent Speech Disorders / Stuttering

Evaluation and follow-up before and after cochlear implant

Auditory processing disorder

Auditory neuropathy

Speech Delay, Speech Voice Disorders and Phonological Disorders

 

In our unit, observation and consultancy services are also provided to ensure that the re / habilitation programs applied effectively improve the quality of life of the individual, and consultancy services and internship opportunities are provided for the experts, undergraduate and graduate students working in different institutions and organizations.

Contact and appointment: 0 (312) 305 42 00
Address: Hacettepe University Vocational School of Health Services, Hearing Speech Training Unit, Adnan Saygun Street, D-Blocks 4th Floor Sıhhiye-Ankara

Hearing and Speech Training Unit Responsible: Assoc. Dr. Example: Ayşe ŞAHLI

 

Hacettepe Universty Vocational School of Health Services
06100 Sıhhiye- Ankara