Course Requirements for the Associate of Science in Diagnostic Imaging Degree Program

I. General Education

  1. Natural Sciences (SCI 10, SCI 31)   6  
  2. Mathematics and Computer Science (MATH 10, CS 10)   6  
  3. English and Psychology (ENG 75, PSYCH 10)   6  
  4. Electives (BA 109, ENG 82A, HUM 10)   6  
  Total Required for General Education  .............................................   24 Units

II. Core Courses

  DI 10     Physical Principles of Ultrasound 3  
  DI 20     Medical Terminology 3  
  DI 30     Anatomy and Physiology 3  
  DI 110     Ultrasound Principles and Protocols 4  
        Total Required for Core Courses  ..................................................... 13 Units

III. General Diagnostic Sonography Courses

  DI 120     OB/GYN Ultrasound I 4  
  DI 130     OB/GYN Ultrasound II 3  
  DI 140     OB/GYN Scanning (Lab) 3  
  DI 150     Abdomen and Small Parts I 4  
  DI 160     Abdomen and Small Parts II 3  
  DI 170     Abdomen and Small Parts Scanning (Lab) 3  
        Total Required for General Diagnostic Sonography Courses  ...... 20 Units

IV. Areas of Concentration (select to complete A or B, or both)

A. Vascular Ultrasound
  DI 114     Vascular Anatomy and Hemodynamics 3  
  DI 124     Peripheral Vascular Doppler 4  
  DI 134     Abdominal Vascular Doppler 4  
  DI 144     Vascular Scanning (Lab) 3  
B. Echocardiography
  DI 115     ECG and Arrhythmias Interpretation 3  
  DI 125     Introduction to Echocardiography 4  
  DI 135     Echo Imaging 4  
  DI 145     Echo Scanning (Lab) 3  
        Total Required for a Concentration  ............................................... 14 Units
      
V. Externships    
  DI 280A     Practicum / Externship I 3  
  DI 280B     Practicum / Externship II 3  
        Total Required for Externships  ....................................................... 6 Units
      
Total for the Associate of Science in Diagnostic Imaging Degree  ....... 77 Units

          Students should complete the graduation course chart below to receive the Lincoln University Associate of Science in Diagnostic Imaging Degree (a maximum of 32 educational and 6 externship credit units can be transferred from other institutions of higher education or obtained from work experience).

GENERAL EDUCATION (24 units)

  Required Courses (18 units)                                                                        Elective Courses (6 units)
   MATH 10      CS 10      BA 109  
   SCI 10      ENG 75      ENG 82A  
   SCI 31      PSYCH 10      HUM 10  

CORE COURSES (13 units)

   DI 10      DI 20      DI 30      DI 110  

GENERAL DIAGNOSTIC SONOGRAPHY COURSES (20 units)

   DI 120      DI 140      DI 160  
   DI 130      DI 150      DI 170  

CONCENTRATIONS AND EXTERNSHIPS (20 units)

  Vascular Ultrasound Concentration (14 units)                                              Externships (6 units)
   DI 114      DI 134      DI 280A  
   DI 124      DI 144      DI 280B  

  Echocardiography Concentration (14 units)                                                 Externships (6 units)
   DI 115      DI 135      DI 280A  
   DI 125      DI 145      DI 280B