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Principles of Electrophysiology (CVS105)

Course Category: 

24 hours (12 Weeks)

250 Moore Street Hackensack, NJ, 07601; 10 South Franklin Turnpike, Ramsey, NJ 07446; 103 Park Avenue, Nutley, NJ 07110

September 2020 – Present

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the learning experience, students will be able to: identify anatomy and electrophysiology of the heart and measure the components of the normal adult ECG (electro cardiogram); recognize and diagnose a trial and ventricular dysrhythmias; recognize and diagnose junctional and atrioventricular heart blocks; diagnose myocardial ischemia and infarction, hypertrophy, bundle branch blocks and pre-excitation; calculate electrical axis; prepare and instruct the patient for Holter monitoring and exercise tolerance testing; and recognize pacemaker electrocardiograms and changes in the electrocardiogram due to drug effects and toxicity.


Lecture; group discussions; demonstrations utilizing the heartworks simulator; internet references; critical thinking exercises; exams; lab quizzes; American Medical Certification Association exam; measuring and identifying rhythm strips with cardiac pathology.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 2 semester hours in Electrophysiology (5/22). NOTE: This course was previously evaluated by the American Council on Education (ACE). To view credit recommendations previously established, visit the ACE National Guide.