Radiography Practicum I

RAD105

Clinical radiography experience applies radiographic theory and provides learning experiences to help the student acquire expertise and proficiency in a variety of diagnostic radiographic procedures at specified levels of competency. Students work with darkroom applications, learn basic radiation protection standards, become familiar with various radiographic equipment, and show competency in anatomy and physiology and radiographic positioning. Course work integrates knowledge of patient care and management and medical ethics into daily radiographic practice with a minimum of 15 hours in the clinical environment per week. Student must have current CPR certification. 1 Credit (0 Lecture - 5 Practicum) Corequisite(s): RAD101 and RAD102 and RAD103 and RAD106. Transportation will be the responsibility of the student. Fall Only.