UCC CPD courses

CT6101 Tinnitus and Hyperacusis: Assessment, Etiology and Management

Course Fact File
Teaching ModePart-Time. See Additional Teaching Mode Information for more info.
Fees€900 EU fee €2,050 non- EU fee See Fees and Costs for full details.
Closing Date31st August 2023
Non-EU Closing DateN/A

Timetable with exact location details in Brookfield Health & Science Complex will be confirmed closer to the date and once registration is complete.

Start Date7th to 9th September 2023


Learning Objective: To provide a detailed overview of the theories of generation of tinnitus and hyperacusis and the models of assessment and management.

Module Content: The module will discuss different theories of generation of tinnitus and hyperacusis and models of assessment and management. This will include:

  • Theories of the generation of tinnitus both from the peripheral and the central auditory pathway
  • Evidence for the efficacy of early intervention in tinnitus and hyperacusis management
  • An understanding of how tinnitus and hyperacusis affect the quality of life of both patients and their families
  • Literature related to the evidence base of different management protocols of tinnitus and hyperacusis in adult populations

A mission of the module is to engage a diverse group of allied health, educational and medical professionals in expanding and progressing their professional capacities in relation to hearing and balance related patient needs. A distinct benefit of the module is the opportunity for networking across the disciplines.


Additional Teaching Mode Information

3 Day Module


Mode of delivery to be confirmed for enquiries see contact information.

This module can be also be attended for CPD (non credit bearing) purposes https://www.ucc.ie/en/cpd/options/medhealth/clinicaltherapies/cpd1770/ 



The requirements are aligned with the requirements of the MSc Hearing, Balance and Communication Postgraduate Programme.

Please see following link https://www.ucc.ie/en/ckx27/ for more information.

Fees and Costs

€900 EU fee

€2,050 non- EU fee

How To Apply


  • To apply for this module please log on to the UCC APPLY page and create an account.  
  • Gather any additional documents required (including a passport-style photo), copy of your degree parchment if not a previous UCC graduate.
  • An application fee of €35 will be payable on submission of your application via the same platform.
  • For more information on registering online click  https://www.ucc.ie/en/cpd/options/faqs/cpdregistration/   


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