Course Descriptions

RADR 1166  Practicum (or Field Experience)- Radiologic Technology/Science-Radiographer 1:0:10

Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student. Prerequisite: Acceptance into Radiologic Technology Program, BIOL 2401, and BIOL 2402 [Offered fall semester]. Type: Tech

RADR 1266 Practicum (or Field Experience)- Radiologic Technology/Science-Radiographer 2:0:16

Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student. Prerequisite: RADR 1409, 1411, and 1166 with a C or better. [Offered spring semester.] Type: Tech

RADR 1313 Principles of Radiographic Imaging I     3:2:4

Radiographic image quality and the effects of exposure variables. Prerequisite: RADR 1409, 1411, and 1166 with a C or better. [Offered spring semester.] Type: Tech

RADR 1267 Practicum (or Field Experience)- Radiologic Technology/Science-Radiographer     3:0:15

Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student. Prerequisite: RADR 2401, 1313, and 1266 with a C or better. [Offered summer I and summer II semesters (combined).] Type: Tech

RADR 1409 Introduction to Radiography and Patient Care 4:3:3

An overview of the historical development of radiography, basic radiation protection, and introduction to medical terminology, ethical and legal issues for health care professionals, and an orientation to the profession and healthcare systems. Patient assessment, infection control procedures, emergency and safety procedures, communication and patient interaction skills, and basic pharmacology are also included. Prerequisite: Acceptence into the Radiologic Technology Program, BIOL 2401 and BIOL 2402. [offered in the fall semester] Type" Tech

RADR 1411 Basic Radiographic Procedures   4:3:4

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. Prerequisite: Acceptance to Radiologic Technology Program, BIOL 2401 and BIOL 2402. [Offered fall semester.] Type: Tech

RADR 2117 Radiographic Pathology (formerly RADT 2217)      1:1:1

Disease processes and their appearance on radiographic images. Prerequisite: RADR 2205, and 1267 with a C or better. [Offered spring semester.] Type: Tech

RADR 2266 Practicum (or Field Experience)- Radiologic Technology/Science-Radiographer    2:0:16

Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student. Prerequisite: RADR 2205, and 1327 with a C or better. [Offered fall semester.] Type: Tech

RADR 2267 Practicum (or Field Experience)- Radiologic Technology/Science-Radiographer     2:0:15

Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student. Prerequisite: RADR 2333, 2213, and 2366 with a C or better. [Offered  summer I and summer II (combined).] Type: Tech

RADR 2205 Principles of Radiographic Imaging II (formerly RADT 2305)     2:1:4

Radiographic image quality and the effects of exposure variables, and the synthesis of all variables in image production. Prerequisite: RADR 2401, 1313, and 1266 with a C or better. [Offered summer I and summer II semesters (combined).] Type: Tech

RADR 2309 Radiographic Imaging Equipment    3:2:4

Equipment and physics of x-ray production. Includes basic x-ray circuits. Also examines the relationship of conventional and digital equipment components to the imaging process. Prerequisite: RADR 2205, and 1267 with a C or better. [Offered fall semester.] Type: Tech

RADR 2313 Radiation Biology and Protection   3:3:0

Effects of radiation exposure on biological systems. Includes typical medical exposure levels, methods for measuring and monitoring radiation, and methods for protecting personnel and patients from excessive exposure. Prerequisite: RADR 2309, 2117, 2331, and 2266 with a C or better. [Offered spring semester.] Type: Tech

RADR 2333 Advanced Medical Imaging      3:3:0

An exploration of specialized imaging modalities. Prequisite: RADR 2309, 2117, 2331, and 2266 with a C or better. [Offered spring semester.] Type: Tech

RADR 2235 Radiologic Technology Seminar (formerly RADT 2305)     2:1:4

A capstone course focusing on the synthesis of professional knowledge, skills, and attitudes in preparation for professional employment and lifelong learning. Prerequisite: RADR 2333,2313,and 2366 with a C or better. [Offered summer I and summer II semesters (combined).] Type: Tech

RADR 2366 Practicum (or Field Experience)- Radiologic Technology/Science-Radiographer    3:0:24

Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student. Prerequisite: RADR 2333, 2313, 1371, and 2267 with a C or better. [Offered summer I and summer II semesters (combined).] Type: Tech

RADR 2401 Intermediate Radiographic Procedures     4:3:4

A continuation of the study of the proper manipulation of radiographic equipment, positioning and alignment of the anatomical structure and equipment, and evaluation of images for demonstration of anatomy. Prerequisite: RADR 1409, 1411, and 1166 with a C or better. [Offered spring semester.] Type: Tech

RADR 2331 Advanced Radiographic Procedures      3:2:4

Positioning and alignment of the anatomical structure and equipment, evaluation of images for  demonstration of anatomy and related pathology. Prerequisite: RADR 2205 and 1267 with a C or better. [Offered fall semester.] Type: Tech

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