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RTC 111 CLINICAL RADIOGRAPHY II

RTC 111Clinical Radiography II

Course Outline 

Course Number & Name:  RTC 111 Clinical Radiography II

Credit Hours:  1.0             Contact Hours:  19.5                       Lecture:  N/A         Lab:  N/A         Other:  19.5

Prerequisites:  Grade of “C” or better in RTC 108

Co-requisites:  RTC 109 and RTC 110                                        Concurrent Courses:  None

Course Description: Students are assigned to clinical affiliations for approximately eight weeks, three days each week, to perform routine examinations under the supervision of a registered radiologic technologist.  Critiques of radiographic films are conducted at the clinical site.

Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:

  1. correctly identify film identification, radiologic anatomy, patient positioning, and film quality on selected radiographic images;
  2. satisfactorily perform 8 radiography procedures selected from the prescribed list of procedures applicable to the current semester; and
  3. demonstrate behavior outlined by the Affective Domain evaluation to an acceptable measurement.