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NOVA 2012-2013 College Catalog: Programs of Study

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DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHY
Vascular Sonography Specialization
Code: 1092 Catalog Year: 2012-2013
Associate of Applied Science Degree   MEC
  Courses Credits Grade
Prerequisites
BIO 141 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4  
DMS 100 Orientation to the Sonography Profession 1  
ENG 111 College Composition I 3  
MTH 151 Mathematics for Liberal Arts I 3  
PHY 101 Intro. to Physics I 4  
SDV 101 Orientation to Healthcare 1  
Total   16  
Two Years
BIO 142 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4  
DMS 196 On-Site Training in General Sonography 1  
DMS 206 Introduction to Sonography 2  
DMS 208 Ultrasound Physics and Instrumentation I 2  
DMS 218 Ultrasound Physics and Instrumentation Lab I 1  
DMS 245 Vascular Ultrasound Sectional Anatomy 3  
DMS 160 Vascular Sonography I 4  
DMS 209 Ultrasound Physics and Instrumentation II 2  
DMS 219 Ultrasound Physics and Instrumentation Lab II 1  
DMS 231 Clinical Education I 3  
DMS 265 Vascular Case Study Review 1  
1PED 116 Lifetime Fitness and Wellness 2  
DMS 232 Clinical Education II 4  
2CST Elective 3  
DMS 190 Coordinated Internship 4  
DMS 260 Vascular Sonography II 4  
3___ ___    Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3  
4___ Social Science Elective 3  
DMS 290 Coordinated Internship 4  
DMS 299 Supervised Study 1  
Total   52  
Total credits for the Vascular Sonography Specialization=68 (includes 16 prerequisite credits)

1 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 220, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK activities course. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.

2 The CST elective may be selected from CST 229 Intercultural Communication, CST 110 Introduction to Communication, CST 115 Small Group Communication, or CST 126 Interpersonal Communication.

3 Humanities/fine arts elective may be selected from the humanities/fine arts courses listed under General Education Electives.

4 The social science elective may be selected from the social/behavioral sciences courses listed under General Education Electives.