Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-526-211 055349 Superficial Sonography
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-526-211 SUPERFICIAL SONOGRAPHY ...investigates superficial structure imaging. Includes anatomy, pathophysiology, and sonographic evaluation. Prepared learner to perform ultrasounds of the thyroid, breast, male reproductive system, musculoskeletal system, and GI tract. (Prerequisites: 10-526-207, Abdominal Sonography; 10-526-221, Sonography Physics 1; 10-526-222, Sonography Physics 2; 10-526-210, Cross Sectional Anatomy)
Total Credits2
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Differentiate between normal and pathologic conditions of superficial structures
  2. Perform a thyroid and neck ultrasound
  3. Perform a breast ultrasound
  4. Explore musculoskeletal imaging
  5. Describe the sonographic evaluation of the male reproductive system
  6. Explore the GI tract (pylorus, appendix)
  7. Explore invasive procedures related to superficial structures