Vascular Ultrasound and Technology: Curriculum

Year 1

Course

QH

Fall Quarter

   

VAS-301

Vascular Anatomy, Physiology and Pathophysiology

3

VAS-304

Vascular Terminology

1

VAS-311

Ultrasound Physics and Physical Principles I

3

VAS-311L

Ultrasound Physics and Physical Principles I Lab

1

VAS-321

Patient Care Practices

2

VAS-321L

Patient Care Practices Lab

1

VAS-331

Venous Ultrasound Procedures

2

VAS-331L

Venous Ultrasound Procedures Lab

1

     

Winter Quarter

   

VAS-313

Ultrasound Physics and Physical Principles II

3

VAS-341

Arterial Physiologic Procedures

3

VAS-341L

Arterial Physiologic Procedures Lab

1

VAS-351

Cerebrovascular Ultrasound Procedures

2

VAS-351L

Cerebrovascular Ultrasound Procedures Lab

1

VAS-405

Laboratory Management

2

IS 312 Pathophysiology I        5
     

Spring Quarter

   

VAS-354

Transcranial Doppler (TCD)

1

VAS-361

Abdominal Vascular Procedures

2

VAS-362

Abdominal Vascular Procedures Lab

1

VAS-371

Advanced Vascular Testing and Topics

3

VAS-372

Advanced Vascular Testing Lab

1

VAS-381

Introduction to Research

2

VAS-382

Introduction to Research Lab

1

VAS-401

Professional Practice in Ultrasound

3

IDS-510 Health Care in America 2
     

Summer Quarter

   

VAS-415A

Clinical Skills in Vascular Ultrasound I

10

VAS-420A

Professional Skills I

1

VAS-431

Senior Lectures/Case Presentations I

1

     

Year 2

   

Fall Quarter

   

VAS-415B

Clinical Skills in Vascular Ultrasound II

6

VAS-420B

Professional Skills II

1

VAS-425A

Cumulative Clinical Skills in Vascular Ultrasound I

4

VAS-432

Senior Lectures/Case Presentations II

1

     

Winter Quarter

   

VAS-415C

Clinical Skills in Vascular Ultrasound III

6

VAS-420C

Professional Skills III

1

VAS-425B

Cumulative Clinical Skills in Vascular Ultrasound II

4

VAS-433

Senior Lectures/Case Presentations III

1

     

Spring Quarter

   

VAS-415D

Clinical Skills in Vascular Ultrasound IV

6

VAS-420D

Professional Skills IV

1

VAS-425C

Cumulative Clinical Skills in Vascular Ultrasound III

4

VAS-480

Vascular Ultrasound Comprehensive Review

2

     

Hours Required for BS Degree:

96