Physical Principles and Instrumentation in Sonography

PHYS1112

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  • Course Equivalencies:
  • Open Studies: Available
  • Credits: 4.50

Students will learn the mechanisms by which sound travels through and interacts with various media in the body. Instrumentation associated with generating the sound beam and processing the returning echoes are examined. The physical principles of fluid motion as it pertains to blood flow and Doppler imaging constitute an important part of the course. Recognition and management of artifacts are also discussed. Safety considerations for both the operator and patient are included throughout this course.

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Upcoming Sessions

Class Section Dates
17905 OA01 Sep. 08 - Dec. 18, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Full
Meeting Times:
  • Sep. 9 to Dec. 16 - Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 9:50 AM
  • Sep. 11 to Dec. 18 - Friday: 1:00 PM - 2:50 PM
  • Sep. 14 to Dec. 14 - Monday: 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
Some of your coursework will be scheduled for certain dates and times and you will also have some flexibility in determining when to do your coursework.
There is a blend of instructor teaching and student self-directed activity.

Class Section Dates
17261 OE01 Sep. 08 - Dec. 18, 2020
Delivery Status
Evening Open
Meeting Times:
  • Sep. 8 to Dec. 15 - Tuesday: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
This course section is offered as an additional pathway for students applying to the School of Health and Life Sciences programs and can be used to qualify for the admissions process.

Class Section Dates
17906 OX01 Sep. 08 - Oct. 02, 2020
Delivery Status
Full

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
Some of your coursework will be scheduled for certain dates and times and you will also have some flexibility in determining when to do your coursework.
There is a blend of instructor teaching and student self-directed activity.

Class Section Dates
17907 OX02 Sep. 08 - Oct. 02, 2020
Delivery Status
Full

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
Some of your coursework will be scheduled for certain dates and times and you will also have some flexibility in determining when to do your coursework.
There is a blend of instructor teaching and student self-directed activity.

Class Section Dates
17908 OX03 Sep. 08 - Oct. 02, 2020
Delivery Status
Full

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
Some of your coursework will be scheduled for certain dates and times and you will also have some flexibility in determining when to do your coursework.
There is a blend of instructor teaching and student self-directed activity.

Class Section Dates
17909 OX04 Sep. 08 - Oct. 02, 2020
Delivery Status
Full

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
Some of your coursework will be scheduled for certain dates and times and you will also have some flexibility in determining when to do your coursework.
There is a blend of instructor teaching and student self-directed activity.

Class Section Dates
17910 OX05 Sep. 08 - Oct. 02, 2020
Delivery Status
Full

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
Some of your coursework will be scheduled for certain dates and times and you will also have some flexibility in determining when to do your coursework.
There is a blend of instructor teaching and student self-directed activity.

Class Section Dates
17911 OX06 Sep. 08 - Oct. 02, 2020
Delivery Status
Full

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
Some of your coursework will be scheduled for certain dates and times and you will also have some flexibility in determining when to do your coursework.
There is a blend of instructor teaching and student self-directed activity.

Class Section Dates
17262 OY01 Sep. 08 - Dec. 19, 2020
Delivery Status
Full

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
This course section is offered as an additional pathway for students applying to the School of Health and Life Sciences programs and can be used to qualify for the admissions process.

Class Section Dates
17263 OY02 Sep. 08 - Dec. 19, 2020
Delivery Status
Open

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
This course section is offered as an additional pathway for students applying to the School of Health and Life Sciences programs and can be used to qualify for the admissions process.

Class Section Dates
17264 OY03 Sep. 08 - Dec. 19, 2020
Delivery Status
Open

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
This course section is offered as an additional pathway for students applying to the School of Health and Life Sciences programs and can be used to qualify for the admissions process.

Class Section Dates
17265 OY04 Sep. 08 - Dec. 19, 2020
Delivery Status
Full

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
This course section is offered as an additional pathway for students applying to the School of Health and Life Sciences programs and can be used to qualify for the admissions process.

Class Section Dates
17266 OY05 Sep. 08 - Dec. 19, 2020
Delivery Status
Full

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
This course section is offered as an additional pathway for students applying to the School of Health and Life Sciences programs and can be used to qualify for the admissions process.

Class Section Dates
29615 OE01 Jan. 06 - Apr. 23, 2021
Delivery Status
Evening Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 12 to Apr. 20 - Tuesday: 6:00 PM - 7:50 PM

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
This course section is offered as an additional pathway for students applying to the School of Health and Life Sciences programs and can be used to qualify for the admissions process.

Class Section Dates
29616 OY01 Jan. 06 - Apr. 23, 2021
Delivery Status
Full

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
Some of your coursework will be scheduled for certain dates and times and you will also have some flexibility in determining when to do your coursework.
There is a blend of instructor teaching and student self-directed activity.

Class Section Dates
29617 OY02 Jan. 06 - Apr. 23, 2021
Delivery Status
Full

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
Some of your coursework will be scheduled for certain dates and times and you will also have some flexibility in determining when to do your coursework.
There is a blend of instructor teaching and student self-directed activity.

Class Section Dates
29618 OY03 Jan. 06 - Apr. 23, 2021
Delivery Status
Open

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
Some of your coursework will be scheduled for certain dates and times and you will also have some flexibility in determining when to do your coursework.
There is a blend of instructor teaching and student self-directed activity.

Class Section Dates
29619 OY04 Jan. 06 - Apr. 23, 2021
Delivery Status
Open

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
Some of your coursework will be scheduled for certain dates and times and you will also have some flexibility in determining when to do your coursework.
There is a blend of instructor teaching and student self-directed activity.

Class Section Dates
29620 OY05 Jan. 06 - Apr. 23, 2021
Delivery Status
Open

Notes: All of your course activity is done online and there is no requirement to be on campus.
Some of your coursework will be scheduled for certain dates and times and you will also have some flexibility in determining when to do your coursework.
There is a blend of instructor teaching and student self-directed activity.