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RTC 112 CLINICAL RADIOGRAPHY III

RTC 112Clinical Radiography III

Course Outline

Course Number & Name:  RTC 112 Clinical Radiography III

Credit Hours:  2.0             Contact Hours:  32.5       Lecture:  N/A               Lab:  N/A               Other:  32.5

Prerequisites:  Grade of “C” or better in RTC 111

Co-requisites:  None                                                                      Concurrent Courses:  None

Course Description: Students are assigned to clinical affiliations for approximately eight weeks, five 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 12 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.