Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-526-208 055346 OB/GYN Sonography 1
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-526-208 OB/GYN SONOGRAPHY 1 ...prepares learners to perform ultrasounds of the nongravid uterus and the first-trimester pregnancy. Explores the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the female reproductive system as well as intrauterine and ectopic pregnancies. (Prerequisites: 10-526-200, Intro to DMS; 10-501-101, Medical Terminology; 10-806-177, Gen Anatomy & Physiology; Corequisite: 10-806-179, Adv Anatomy & Physiology)
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
None
Course Competencies
  1. Differentiate between normal and pathologic conditions of the non-gravid female pelvis
  2. Differentiate between normal and pathologic conditions of a first trimester pregnancy
  3. Perform a transabdominal ultrasound of the nongravid female pelvis
  4. Perform an endovaginal ultrasound of the nongravid female pelvis
  5. Obtain measurements of the nongravid uterus and ovaries
  6. Assess interventional techniques used in first-trimester pregnancy
  7. Perform a first-trimester obstetrical ultrasound
  8. Perform an endovaginal ultrasound of the first trimester gravid female pelvis
  9. Obtain measurements for a first trimester obstetrical exam
  10. Evaluate the physiologic effects of the female pelvis with hormonal changes