Radiological Technology

A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.

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Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student.

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An overview of the historical development of radiography, basic radiation protection, an introduction to medical terminology, ethical and legal issues for health care professionals, and an orientation to the program and the health care system.

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Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student.

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An introduction in patient assessment, infection control procedures, emergency and safety procedures, communication and patient interaction skills, and basic pharmacology.

Lab fees apply

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Radiographic image quality and the effects of exposure variables.

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An introduction to radiographic positioning terminology, the proper manipulation of equipment, positioning and alignment of the anatomical structure and equipment, and evaluation of images for proper demonstration of basic anatomy.

Lab fees apply

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A continuation of the study of radiographic imaging technique formulation, image quality assurance, and the synthesis of all variables in image production.

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A study of the equipment and physics of x-ray production, basic x-ray circuits, and the relationship of equipment components to the imaging process.

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A presentation of the disease process and common diseases and their appearance on medical images.

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Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student.

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A study of the effects of radiation exposure on biological systems, typical medical exposure levels, methods for measuring and monitoring radiation, and methods for protecting personnel and patients from excessive exposure.

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An exploration of specialized imaging modalities.

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A capstone course focusing on the synthesis of professional knowledge, skills, and attitudes in preparation for professional employment and lifelong learning.

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A continuation of study of the proper manipulation of radiograhic equipment, positioning and alignment of the anatomical structure and equipment, and evaluation of images for proper demonstration of anatomy.

Lab fees apply

Course Objectives

Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student.

Course Objectives

Last updated: 03/19/2018