Spring 2011 Class Schedule (CRC)



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SONOG 305    Ultrasound Physics and Instrumentation    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: SONOG 300
Advisory: PHYS 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the basic principles of diagnostic ultrasound physics and instrumentation. Topics include acoustical physics, Doppler effect, color flow imaging and the effects of ultrasound waves on human tissue. The course will cover transducer designs, quality assurance, bio-effects and imaging artifacts. The fundamentals of instrumentation, equipment design and application will be included. Hands-on instruction may be provided to introduce the student to necessary elementary scanning skills.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
M         06:00PM-09:05PM LEC L.De Los Santos      CRC MAIN BS 163          30634 
Textbook
This class is funded in part by a $5 million dollar grant from the U.S. Department of Labor and requires completion of an application and instructor consent to enroll. Enrollment is currently limited to students who have completed SONOG 300 with a grade of "C" or better. For program information visit the following web site http://hf.losrios.edu or e-mail Health Force at ForceH@crc.losrios.edu


SONOG 310    Abdominal Scanning and Pathology    4 Units

Prerequisite: SONOG 300 and 305 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course will provide a study of the clinical applications of abdominal sonography, including positioning and scanning protocol. Anatomical structures will include: abdominal vasculature; liver; gallbladder and biliary system; pancreas; spleen; and kidneys. Specific pathology and clinical symptomotology will be covered as they relate to the sonographic appearance of these structures. Interpretation and critique of normal and abnormal anatomy with correlation of clinical, didactic and image information will be presented.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
TTh       06:00PM-06:50PM LEC M.Cronan             CRC MAIN BS 163          30635 
Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-10:05PM LAB M.Cronan             CRC MAIN BS 163            
This class is funded in part by a $5 million dollar grant from the U.S. Department of Labor and requires completion of an application and instructor consent to enroll. Enrollment is currently limited to students who have completed SONOG 300 with a grade of "C" or better. For program information visit the following web site http://hf.losrios.edu or e-mail Health Force at ForceH@crc.losrios.edu

Spring 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: April 27, 2011