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CARD 5304 - Pacemaker/ICD Case Studies

Cardiology/Cardiovascular Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

Course Details

This course provides the student with the knowledge and understanding of pacemaker/ICD case study analysis. The purpose of this course is to provide the student with an introduction to problem solving pacemaker, ICD and CRT devices. This course will further develop your skills in patient assessment, device assessment and device programming.

Prerequisite(s)

60% in CARD 4203 and 60% in CARD 5301 and 60% in CARD 5302 and 60% in CARD 5303

Credits

3.0

Cost

$594.64 - $606.37 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2018 term.

CRN 76312

Mon Jan 08 - Fri Mar 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 30 Distance

Instructor

Robin Wolfe

Course Outline

Cost

$594.64

Notes

  1. Guided learning format.
  2. This online D2L course is for students in the Cardiac Sciences Cardiac Rhythm Device Technology Option. Students are responsible for ensuring prerequisite courses are completed PRIOR to registration. See course description for a list of individual prerequisites. IMPORTANT NOTE: Registration is available on an individual course basis for those who wish to take continuing education credits. Registration does not imply admission to the program. This course may be subject to cancellation if registration numbers are low.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

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Spring/Summer 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 57623

Mon Apr 09 - Fri Jun 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 29 Distance

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$606.37

Notes

  1. This online D2L course is for students in the Cardiac Sciences Cardiac Rhythm Device Technology Option programs Students are responsible for ensuring prerequisite courses are completed PRIOR to registration. See course description for a list of individual prerequisites. IMPORTANT NOTE: Registration is available on an individual course basis for those who wish to take continuing education credits. Registration does not imply admission to the program. This course may be subject to cancellation if registration numbers are low.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate problem solving techniques as they apply to complex cardiac devices.
  • Interpret complex rhythm strips.
  • Identify the appropriate and inappropriate response of cardiac devices to intrinsic rhythms/arrhythmias.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of device assessment.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of device programming.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of patient monitoring.

Effective as of Winter 2014

Related Programs

CARD 5304 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

  1. Cardiac Sciences (Cardiac Rhythm Device Technology Option)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Advanced Certificate

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