This course covers sonographic anatomy and scanning procedures of the abdomen and superficial structures. Emphasis is on the various disease processes and their sonographic appearance. This course...
Students attend a clinical setting 24 hours each week. Emphasis is on professional qualities required of a sonographer and the basics of performing sonographic examinations. Activities are guided by...
Students attend a clinical setting 24 hours each week, for a total of 192 hours. Emphasis is on expanding the scanning proficiency and range of the student. Professional growth is continued....
Students attend a clinical setting 32 hours each week, for a total of 480 hours. Students continue to broaden their knowledge base of sonographic exams and techniques. Emphasis is on increased...
Students attend a clinical setting 32 hours each week. Students continue to broaden their knowledge base of sonographic exams and techniques. Emphasis is on pathology detection. Activities are guided...
Students attend a clinical setting 24 hours each week, for a total of 192 hours. Students gain the skills necessary to enter the workforce. Emphasis is on efficiency and accuracy. Activities are...
This course provides a comprehensive review of all previous program coursework. This course is designed to prepare students for the ARDMS registry exams in Abdominal, Obstetric / Gynecologic,...
Ethics in Healthcare
This online course will examine ethical dilemmas facing clinicians and non clinician health care workers. Students will cover a wide variety of issues including the ethics and morality behind patient...
This course provides an overview of the medical sonography field as well as the Salt Lake Community College Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program. Topics include preparing for a career in sonography...
This course is taught primarily online. This course will provide an in depth survey of fetal anomalies. Topics include fetal development, normal vs. abnormal sonographic appearance, chromosomal...
Course uses videos, supplemented lecture & covers over 350 medical word roots, suffixes, prefixes. Emphasis placed on pronunciation, spelling, proper usage of medical term. Medical abbreviations...
This course covers the anatomy and scanning procedures of the female pelvis and the developing fetus. Information on anatomy, pathophysiology, sonographic theory, and sonographic technique will be...
Basics of pathophysiology will be discussed. Includes most common diseases for each body system, including study of the cell, underlying processes of disease and a systematic survey of disease within...
Prepares students to provide basic care to patients. Includes patient interactions, history taking, transfer techniques, vital signs and oxygen, infection control, aseptic/non-aseptic techniques,...
Physics / Instrumentation
This course covers the fundamental principals of ultrasound physics. Sonographic instrumentation and image artifacts will also be covered. Information gained in this course will be used to further...
This course is taught primarily online. Students access a website for course instructions, lectures, assignments and materials, and to communicate with the instructor and with other students.
This course compliments didactic course instruction. Students will observe scanning equipment, techniques, and have a hands-on opportunity to perform basic skills necessary for a sonographer.
This course provides students with a detailed study of vascular sonography. The course will include imaging of the venous and arterial system as well as non-imaging testing. Special physics topics...