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Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
Students in this major will learn roles and responsibilities of the sonographer. They will learn body mechanics, scanning techniques, protocols, record keeping, and ethics. They will also learn about the physical and psychological concepts of patient care including routine procedures. Students are introduced to legal and ethics practiced in healthcare, anatomy and physiology, physics, and ultrasound equipment. Students will also learn the theory and techniques for various procedures including abdominal, transabdominal, small parts, and vascular ultrasounds and how to recognize normal and pathologic states during ultrasonic exams. Students are expected to attend clinical rotations that will provide opportunites to practice skills learned during theory. Students will need to obtain certification from the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
Hours Course Code Course Title Actions
60.00 HL00133 Introduction to Sonography View Course
45.00 HL00134 Patient Care in Sonography View Course
45.00 HL00152 Medical Ethics in Sonography View Course
105.00 HL00163 Abdominal Ultrasound View Course
420.00 HL00021 Sonography Clinical I View Course
90.00 HL00379 OB/GYN Sonography View Course
450.00 HL00136 Sonography Clinical II View Course
30.00 HL00378 Small Parts Sonography View Course
15.00 HL00135 Sonography Bioeffects View Course
75.00 HL00023 Medical Sonographer Review Course View Course
425.00 HL00137 Sonography Clinical III View Course
40.00 HL00022 Advanced Sonography View Course
45.00 HL00024 Vascular Sonography View Course
60.00 HL00138 Ultrasound Physics & Instrumentation I View Course
45.00 HL00172 Ultrasound Physics and Instrumentation II View Course
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District Campus Local Name Actions
Moore Norman Technology Center Norman Diagnostic Medical Sonographer View Approved Career Major