Sonographic Physics

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
SON
111
3
3
0
4
Prerequisite:

CVS 163 or SON 110

Corequisite:

None

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.