As one of the more difficult subject matters in the program, students often struggle to understand the abstract concepts presented in this course. Comprehension of the subject matter is vital in understanding how to optimize the ultrasound images so that they are diagnostically useful. In addition, the students must pass a national Physics board exam known as SPI as a component of becoming nationally registered as a sonographer. Working in groups allows each student the opportunity to use their strengths to enhance the team as a whole.

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