- Cappadocia Vocational College
What is Audiometry Program? Why Should I Study?
In the hearing sector, audiometric technicians are required to perform audiological tests, to make hearing scans, to apply hearing aids by measuring the hearing. Audiometry technicians are health technicians who perform the necessary tests on the patients, whose indications are determined, by using the relevant equipment.
What are the characteristics that those who want to study in Audiometry Program should have?
- To have effective communication skills,
- To be willing to help people and improve their quality of life,
- To be interested in Biology, Electronics and Physics
- To be careful, meticulous and patient.
Why should I study Audiometry Program at Cappadocia University?
Cappadocia Vocational School Audiometry Program provides students with a good education in their fields thanks to well-equipped laboratory conditions and offers the opportunity to improve themselves by gaining experience on their field through the hospital applications carried out during the semester.
What do the Graduates of Audiometry Program Do? What are the Job Opportunities?
The audiometry technicians or audiometrists perform pure tone and speech audiometry tests and immitancemetric measurement tests for hearing assessment. They record the information about the type of hearing loss, level, and patient's cooperation on the test form. They can perform hearing test for newborn babies and conduct hearing screening test in schools. They take ear mold measurements for hearing aid application, measures and adjusts the gain and output values of the devices deemed appropriate.
Graduates of the program can work in public or private hospitals under the control and supervision of an audiologist or otolaryngologist. They can also work in hearing aid centers or companies that manufacture or sell hearing aids.