WSCC 2022-2023 Catalog 
    
    Feb 21, 2024  
WSCC 2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Neurodiagnostic (EEG) Technology, AAAS


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Neurodiagnostic (EEG) Technology is offered in collaboration with other Michigan community colleges through the Michigan Colleges Online (MCO) collaborative. Courses in semesters 1 & 2 are taken at WSCC and must be completed with a ‘C’ or better. Courses indicated as MCO Courses in semesters 3-5 contain both didactic coursework, which is completed online, and clinical coursework, which is completed at a partner healthcare facility local to the student. Students must complete a secondary application process to begin the MCO Course sequence.

EEG students will study and explore electrical activity in the brain and nervous system by applying electrodes to cranial surfaces and will learn how to record an electroencephalogram. EEG’s aid in the diagnosis and treatment of headaches, seizures, strokes, and comas. This program prepares students to sit for the American Board of Registration of Electroencephalographic and Evoked Potential Technologists (ABRET) certification exam.

Courses by Placement/Transfer


The following courses may be prerequisites for your program depending upon your placement scores or transfer evaluation. Advisors can assist you to integrate these into your program of study during your first semester at West Shore. Contact Student Services at 231.843.5510.

Program of Study


Semester 1: WSCC Courses


Total: 17 Credit Hrs | 18 Contact Hrs


Semester 2: WSCC Courses


Total: 13 Credit Hrs | 13 Contact Hrs


Semester 3: MCO Courses


  • NDXT 100 - Neuroanatomy and PhysiologyĀ 3 credit hrs
  • NDXT 101 - Neurodiagnostic ProceduresĀ 3 credit hrs
  • NDXT 102 - EEG ApplicationsĀ 3 credit hrs
  • NDXT 120 - EEG Pre-Clinical PreparationĀ 3 credit hrs

Total: 12 Credit Hrs | 12 Contact Hrs


Semester 4: MCO Courses


  • NDXT 130 - Principles of EEGĀ 2 credit hrs
  • NDXT 131 - Electricity Principles/SafetyĀ 1 credit hr
  • NDXT 132 - EEG Instrumentation IĀ 2 credit hrs
  • NDXT 200 - EEG Procedures andĀ Pathology IĀ 1 credit hrs
  • NDXT 201 - EEG Instrumentation IIĀ 2 credit hrs
  • NDXT 202 - EEG Quality ControlĀ 1 credit hr
  • NDXT 220 - EEG Clinical Practice IIĀ 3 credit hrs

Total: 12 Credit Hrs | 12 Contact Hrs


Semester 5: MCO Courses


  • NDXT 221 - EEG Clinical Practice IIĀ 3 credit hrs
  • NDXT 230 - EEG Procedures andĀ Pathology IIĀ 1 credit hr
  • NDXT 231 - EEG Procedures andĀ Pathology IIIĀ 1 credit hr
  • NDXT 232 - EEG Procedures andĀ Pathology IVĀ 1 credit hr

Total: 6 Credit Hrs | 6 Contact Hrs


Degree Total: 60 Credit Hrs | 61 Contact Hrs


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