Electrocardiography (ELST.S.STC)

3.0 Credit Hours

This program is intended to provide expanded skills among health care professionals as well as current Life & Health Sciences students to increase marketability for employment. The students will be required to complete 25 hours of unpaid clinical during ALH 1110 Principles of Electrocardiography. Students who complete this program will receive a Short-Term Technical Certificate in Electrocardiography.

Program Outcomes

  • Perform 12-lead electrocardiography under the supervision of an ECG tech in a medical facility.
  • Describe the structure and general functions of the cardiovascular system.
  • Perform a 12-lead ECG tracing on patients.
  • Correlate the events in a cardiac cycle to the physiological findings in the ECG tracing.
  • Interpret basic rate and rhythm disturbances of an ECG tracing.
  • Identify the major components and their functions of single and multiple lead ECG equipment.

Curriculum

ALH 1110: Principles of Electrocardiography View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
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