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COURSE NUMBER: SONO102
COURSE TITLE:OB/GYN Sonography
DIVISION:Sciences
IAI CODE(S):
SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:5
CONTACT HOURS:75
STUDENT ENGAGEMENT HOURS:225
DELIVERY MODE:In-Person

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
Sonographic evaluation of the female pelvis, reproductive system, and developing fetus.

PREREQUISITES:
Selection into the Sonography Program.

NOTES:

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • Describe the steps involved in performing ultrasound procedures of the gravid and non-gravid female pelvis and reproductive organs
  • Identify normal anatomy of ultrasound images
  • Distinguish between pathology/pregnancy anomalies on ultrasound images
  • Identify physiologic changes demonstrated with various acquisition methods
  • Identify sectional human anatomical structures
  • Identify pathology demonstrated by sectional imaging
  • Correlate sonographic anatomy to other sectional imaging methods
  • Describe normal anatomy of the non gravid female pelvis
  • Describe normal fetal development and all body systems
  • Distinguish pathology of the non gravid and gravid female pelvis and reproductive organs
  • Distinguish pathology of the fetal organs

TOPICAL OUTLINE:
  • Female Pelvis and Reproductive Organs
  • Cervix
  • Uterus
  • Adnexa
  • Ovaries
  • Relation to other organs
  • OB Studies
  • Fetal Anatomy
  • Fetal Disorders
  • Multiple gestations
  • Placenta/Umbilical cord/Fluid
  • GYN Studies
  • Antenatal Syndromes
  • Infertility Assessment
  • Transabdominal and Transvaginal Sonographic Techniques

TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:

Textbook of Diagnostic Ultrasonography, Hagen-Ansert, 8th Edition.
Textbook of Diagnostic Ultrasonography Workbook,Hagen-Ansert, 8th Edition.

See bookstore website for current book(s) at https://www.dacc.edu/bookstore

EVALUATION:
Objective tests, quizzes, papers, presentations, Final examination/project
A= 93%-100%
B= 84%-92%
C= 75%-83%
D= 66%-74%
F= 65% and below

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STUDENT CONDUCT CODE:
Membership in the DACC community brings both rights and responsibility. As a student at DACC, you are expected to exhibit conduct compatible with the educational mission of the College. Academic dishonesty, including but not limited to, cheating and plagiarism, is not tolerated. A DACC student is also required to abide by the acceptable use policies of copyright and peer-to-peer file sharing. It is the student’s responsibility to become familiar with and adhere to the Student Code of Conduct as contained in the DACC Student Handbook. The Student Handbook is available in the Information Office in Vermilion Hall and online at: https://www.dacc.edu/student-handbook

DISABILITY SERVICES:
Any student who feels s/he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Testing & Academic Services Center at 217-443-8708 (TTY 217-443-8701) or stop by Cannon Hall Room 103. Please speak with your instructor privately to discuss your specific accommodation needs in this course.

REVISION:
Spring 2019

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