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MRIT 2276 - Magnetic Resonance Physics and Procedure (2-2-0)
This course is designed to study the data acquisition process and expound upon specific pulse sequences. Imaging protocols of the major body regions will be described and special studies such as Magnetic Resonance Angiography will be discussed and demonstrated. Offered in Spring.
 


Skills: O Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MRIT 2330 - Principles of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (3-3-0)
General principles for learning to operate a magnetic resonance imager. Focuses on building a sound understanding of the underlying scientific theory and practice leading to magnetic resonance imaging. Designed to introduce the concepts and scientific principles employed in magnetic resonance imaging techniques. Principles of magnetism and interactions of living matter within magnetic fields are emphasized.
 


Skills: O Prerequisites: American Registry of Radiologic Technologists certification. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MRIT 2460 - Clinical -- Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer I (4-0-21)
A basic, intermediate, or advanced type of health professions work-based instruction that helps students synthesize new knowledge, apply previous knowledge, or gain experience managing the workflow. Practical experience is simultaneously related to theory. Close and/or direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional (faculty or preceptor), generally in a clinical setting. Clinical education is an unpaid learning experience. Students are assigned to affiliated medical imaging departments where they observe and participate in the performance of basic MRI imaging procedures under direct supervision.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: O Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
MRIT 2461 - Clinical -- Radiologic Technology/Science -- Radiographer II (4-0-24)
A basic, intermediate, or advanced type of health professions work-based instruction that helps students synthesize new knowledge, apply previous knowledge, or gain experience managing the workflow. Practical experience is simultaneously related to theory. Close and/or direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional (faculty or preceptor), generally in a clinical setting. Clinical education is an unpaid learning experience. Students continue to perform MRI standard and special studies such as MRI angiography under indirect supervision. Offered in Spring.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: O Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RADR 1213 - Principles of Radiographic Imaging I (2-2-0)
This course will analyze radiographic image qualities and the effects of exposure variables upon these qualities. Offered in Fall.
 
Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: O Prerequisites: Admission to program. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RADR 1309 - Introduction to Radiography and Patient Care (3-3-0)
This course includes the historical development of radiography, basic radiation protection, an introduction to medical terminology, ethical and legal issues for health care professionals, and an orientation to the program and to the health care system. Patient assessment, infection control procedures, emergency and safety procedures, communication and patient interaction skills, and basic pharmacology are also included. Offered in Fall Semester.
 
Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: P Prerequisites: Admission to program. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RADR 1317 - Radiographic Anatomy and Physiology I (3-3-0)
This course develops the studentís ability to relate basic human anatomy and physiology to the image. The localization and identification of human anatomy on the radiographic image is emphasized.
 


Skills: O Prerequisites: Admission to program. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 10/22/2014
 
RADR 1360 - Clinical--Radiologic Technology/Science--Radiographer I (3-0-16)
A method of instruction providing detailed education, training and work-based experience, and direct patient/client care, generally at a clinical site. Specific detailed learning objectives are developed for each course by the faculty. On-site clinical instruction, supervision, evaluation, and placement is the responsibility of the college faculty. Clinical experiences are unpaid external learning experiences. Course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. Offered in Spring.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: O Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RADR 1361 - Clinical--Radiologic Technology/Science--Radiographer II (3-0-14)
A method of instruction providing detailed education, training and work-based experience, and direct patient/client care, generally at a clinical site. Specific detailed learning objectives are developed for each course by the faculty. On-site clinical instruction, supervision, evaluation, and placement is the responsibility of the college faculty. Clinical experiences are unpaid external learning experiences. Course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. Offered in Summer.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: P Prerequisites: RADR 1360. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 10/22/2014
 
RADR 1411 - Basic Radiographic Procedures (4-3-3)
This course includes an introduction to radiographic positioning terminology, the proper manipulation of equipment, positioning and alignment of the anatomical structure and equipment, and evaluation of images for proper demonstration of basic anatomy and related pathology. Offered in Fall.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: P Prerequisites: Admission to program. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 10/23/2014
 
RADR 2205 - Principles of Radiographic Imaging II (2-2-0)
A continuation of the study of radiographic imaging technique formulation, image quality assurance, and the synthesis of all variables in image production. Offered in Spring.
 


Skills: O Prerequisites: RADR 1213. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RADR 2209 - Radiographic Imaging Equipment (2-2-0)
A study of the equipment and physics of x-ray production, basic x-ray circuits, and the relationship of equipment components to the imaging process. Offered in Spring.
 


Skills: O Prerequisites: RADR 1213. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RADR 2213 - Radiation Biology and Protection (2-2-0)
A study of the effects of radiation exposure on biological systems, typical medical exposure levels, methods for measuring and monitoring radiation, and methods for protecting personnel and patients from excessive exposure. Offered in Summer.
 


Skills: O Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RADR 2217 - Radiographic Pathology (2-2-0)
An overview of the disease process and common diseases, and their appearance on medical images. The student will classify types of diseases, explain the pathogenesis of common diseases and identify the appearance of common diseases on medical images. Offered in Fall.
 


Skills: O Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RADR 2233 - Advanced Medical Imaging (2-2-0)
Specialized imaging modalities. Includes concepts and theories of equipment operations and their integration for medical diagnosis. Offered in Spring.
 


Skills: O Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RADR 2240 - Sectional Anatomy for Medical Imaging (2-2-0)
In-depth coverage of anatomic relationships that are present under various sectional orientations as depicted by computed tomography or magnetic resonance imaging.
 


Skills: P Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RADR 2271 - Sectional Anatomy and Patient Care (2-2-0)
This course is designed to introduce the student to the anatomy of the human body in cross section as required for Computerized Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Demonstration and evaluation of sectional anatomy images as provided by Computerized Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging will be provided. Offered in Fall.
 


Skills: O Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RADR 2274 - Advanced Technical Principles (2-2-0)
This course will introduce advanced methods of radiographic quality assurance techniques and radiographic exposure systems. Quality assurance will include evaluation of contrast, density, distortion, recorded details, and equipment function. Offered in Fall.
 


Skills: O Prerequisites: RADR 2205. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 10/23/2014
 
RADR 2335 - Radiologic Technology Seminar (3-3-0)
This is a capstone course focusing on the synthesis of professional knowledge, skills, and attitudes in preparation for professional employment and lifelong learning. Offered in Summer.
 


Skills: O Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RADR 2362 - Clinical-Radiologic Technology/Science--Radiographer V (3-0-16)
A method of instruction providing detailed education, training and work-based experience, and direct patient/client care, generally at a clinical site. Specific detailed learning objectives are developed for each course by the faculty. On-site clinical instruction, supervision, evaluation, and placement is the responsibility of the college faculty. Clinical experiences are unpaid external learning experiences. Course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. Offered in Summer.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: P Prerequisites: RADR 2461. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 10/22/2014
 
RADR 2431 - Advanced Radiographic Procedures (4-3-3)
An advanced course including the proper manipulation of equipment, positioning and alignment of the anatomical structure and equipment, and evaluation of images for proper demonstration of advanced anatomy and related pathology. Offered in Spring.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: P Prerequisites: RADR 1411. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 10/22/2014
 
RADR 2460 - Clinical-Radiologic Technology/Science--Radiographer III (4-0-24)
A method of instruction providing detailed education, training and work-based experience, and direct patient/client care, generally at a clinical site. Specific detailed learning objectives are developed for each course by the faculty. On-site clinical instruction, supervision, evaluation, and placement is the responsibility of the college faculty. Clinical experiences are unpaid external learning experiences. Course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. Offered in Fall.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: P Prerequisites: RADR 1361. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
RADR 2461 - Clinical-Radiologic Technology/Science-Radiographer IV (4-0-24)
A method of instruction providing detailed education, training and work-based experience, and direct patient/client care, generally at a clinical site. Specific detailed learning objectives are developed for each course by the faculty. On-site clinical instruction, supervision, evaluation, and placement is the responsibility of the college faculty. Clinical experiences are unpaid external learning experiences. Course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. Offered in Spring.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Insurance Fee: $10.00

Skills: P Prerequisites: RADR 2460. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014