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RTC 206 CLINICAL RADIOGRAPHY VI

RTC 206Clinical Radiography VI

Course Outline 

Course Number & Name:  RTC 206 Clinical Radiography VI

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 205

Co-requisites:  None                                                                                      Concurrent Courses:  None

Course Description: Students are assigned to clinical affiliations for approximately seven weeks, five days per week. In addition to diagnostic radiography participation, students will rotate through CT, MRI, NM, Special Procedures, and Bone Densitometry departments under the supervision of a registered technologist where they will observe these modalities. Critiques of radiographic films are conducted.

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 5 terminal radiography evaluations selected from the prescribed list of procedures in addition to any uncompleted initial evaluations ; and
  3. demonstrate behavior outlined by the Affective Domain evaluation to an acceptable measurement.