DUTEC 240 Clinical Practicum IV • 13 Cr.


Provides additional clinical experience in an ultrasound department under the supervision of a sonographer. Prerequisite: Acceptance into program, completion of all prerequisite coursework with a grade of C or better, and DUTEC 210, DUTEC 220, and DUTEC 230.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the procedures, follow attendance policies, and demonstrate professionalism.
  • Know the daily functions of the ultrasound department they are assigned to.
  • Keep a record of all exams in which they assisted in, or performed, by recording them in their clinical record log.
  • Demonstrate what they have learned from clinical case study days.
  • Use the proper clinical evaluation forms and clinical records have them completed, signed, returned, and maintained.
  • Attend all in-service educational programs at your site conducted for the technical staff.
  • Demonstrate a professional, cooperative demeanor at all times.
  • Demonstrate that you have become gradually more independent and by the fourth quarter are able to perform studies on patients without direct or personal supervision