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Sonographic Physics

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
SON 111 Sonographic Physics 3 3 0 4
Prerequisites: CVS 163 Local Requirement or SON 110 Local Requirement
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Fall 2013

This course introduces ultrasound physical principles, bioeffects, and sonographic instrumentation. Topics include sound wave mechanics, transducers, sonographic equipment, Doppler physics, bioeffects, and safety. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate knowledge of sound wave mechanics, transducers, sonography equipment, the Doppler effect, bioeffects, and safety.

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  • : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
  • : Local Requirement
  • : Instructional Service Agreement
  • : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
  • : Global Distinction
  • : Requisite(s)

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