DMS 206 - Introduction to Sonography

Course Description

Effective: 2017-08-01

Introduces the diagnostic foundations of diagnostic medical Sonography, including terminology, scan plane orientations, anatomical relationships, departmental administrative operations, hospital organization and basic patient care principles.
Lecture 2-3 hours per week. Total 2-3 hours per week.
2-3 credits

General Course Purpose

Hybrid lecture class presents students with the diagnostic foundations and skills needed to handle patients in the clinical setting to include interpersonal communication skills, medical terminology, scan plane orientations, anatomical relationships departmental operations, hospital orientation and basic patient care principles.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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