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RADT 201. Introduction to Radiography

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Radiography and its role in health care delivery. Academic and administrative structure and the profession as a whole. Basic principles of radiation protection.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 202. Radiation Physics

Credits: 6 View Details
Description: Review of radiation physics, fundamentals of x-ray production, beam characteristics and units of measurement.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 203. Ethics and the Law in the Radiologic Sciences

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Parameters of professional practice and law with emphasis on radiographer's area of responsibility in the delivery of health care.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 204. Applied Medical Terminology

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Review of medical terminology with emphasis on words, abbreviations and symbols used in radiography.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 205. Applied Human Structure and Function

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Basic human structure and function with emphasis on the relationship of structure and function to radiologic studies.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 206. Radiographic Procedures

Credits: 6 View Details
Description: Theory and practice of imaging various systems and organs with emphasis on the production of radiographs of optimal diagnostic quality.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 207. Medical Imaging and Processing

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Factors that govern and influence the production of the radiographic image on radiographic film. Requirements for the processing of radiographic film, film holders, and intensifying screens. Clinical applications of the theoretical principles and concepts.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 209. Methods of Patient Care

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Concepts and practice of patient care, physical and psychological needs of the patient and family, routine and emergency patient care procedures, infection control and patient education.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 210. Radiation Protection

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Principles of radiation protection, radiation protection responsibilities of the radiographer for patients, personnel, and the public. Concepts of As Low As Reasonably Achievable (ALARA), Negligible Individual Risk Level (NIRL) and stochastic and non-stochastic effects are discussed. Regulatory agencies are identified and agency involvement in radiation protection are discussed.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 211. Radiation Biology

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Principles of the interaction of radiation with the living systems. Radiation effects on biological molecules and organisms and factors affecting biological response. Acute and chronic effects of radiation.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 212. Imaging Equipment

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Equipment routinely utilized to produce diagnostic images. Various recording media and techniques.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 375. Clinical Radiologic Technology II

Credits: 1-16 View Details
Description: Clinical practice and patient care in radiography. Fundamentals of radiography and health care. Radiation biology.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 406. Radiographic Procedures

Credits: 6 View Details
Description: Advanced theory and practice of imaging various systems and organs with emphasis on the production of radiographs of optical diagnostic quality.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 408. Evaluation of Radiograph

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Practicum in which students participate in formal sessions for radiographic film evaluation.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 409. Radiation Pathology

Credits: 6 View Details
Description: Chronic and acute biological effects of radiation.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 411. Computers in Radiologic Sciences

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Principles of computer technology. Concepts and terminology. Computer applications in radiology.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 412. Pharmacology and Drug Administration

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Basic concepts of pharmacology. Theory and practice of basic techniques of venipuncture and administation of diagnostic contrast agents and/or intravenous medications. Appropriate delivery of patient care.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


RADT 475. Clinical Radiologic Technology IV

Credits: 1-16 View Details
Description: Digital image acquisition and display. Pharmacology and drug administration. Radiation protection. Radiographic pathology.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer






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