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END 1102 Introduction to Electroencephalography (EEG)

Provides basic knowledge of electroencephalography, understanding EEG concepts utilized for diagnosis of various cerebral disorders. Includes history, development, basic neurophysiology concepts of EEG, normal and abnormal brain wave patterns in adults and children, with emphasis on instrumentation and recording techniques. Two classroom, six lab hours per week.

Division: Health Sciences
Department: Electroneurodiagnostic Tech
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: ALH 1101 AND END 1101  Restricted to Majors 


  • Describe the processes in which an electroneurodiagnostic technician establishes rapport with the patient and patient’s family.
  • Identify the procedures for providing a safe recording environment.
  • Explain the process for evaluating and documenting patient procedures.
  • Identify the steps to prepare the basic data sheet (“tech sheetâ€?).
  • Describe the foundational principles of performing an EEG.

Credit Hours: 4

Classroom Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 6