Eastwick College | Evaluated Learning Experience
Sonographic Anatomy and Pathophysiology (CVS204)
36 hours (12 Weeks)
May 2017 – Present
Upon successful completion of the learning experience, students will be able to: distinguish the difference between normal anatomies and recognize possible pathologies on an echocardiograph study; identify and describe cardiovascular anatomy, coronary arteries, veins, normal heart sounds, murmurs, and blood flow through the heart and its relationship to the electrocardiogram; recognize and identify cardiovascular pathophysiology including congenital and acquire disease states such as value disease, cardiomyopathy, and the most common types of congenital heart disease; explain coronary artery disease, ischemic myocardial conditions, and some common treatments such as coronary bypass graft, angioplasty and medication therapy.
Textbook readings; PowerPoint presentations, exams, quiz; videos; dissection and instructor prepared workbook. Prerequisites: BIO 101, BIO 201
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Sonographic Anatomy and Physiology (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.