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RTC 207 CLINICAL RADIOGRAPHY VII

RTC 207Clinical Radiography VII

Course Outline

Course Number & Name:  RTC 207 Clinical Radiography VII

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 206

Co-requisites:  None                                                                                      Concurrent Courses:  None

Course Description: Students are assigned to clinical affiliations for approximately six weeks, five days per week, for mastery of radiologic technology skills. Students perform all radiographic procedures including assisting in O.R. and special procedures under the supervision of a registered technologist. Critiques of radiographic films are conducted at the clinical sites. Successful completion of a comprehensive examination is required.

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 complete a comprehensive examination ; and
  3. demonstrate behavior outlined by the Affective Domain evaluation to an acceptable measurement.