This course is designed to establish a basic knowledge of atomic structure and terminology. The nature and characteristic of radiation, x-ray production and the fundamentals of photon interactions with matter are included. Students will establish a knowledge base in radiographic, fluoroscopic, mobile, and tomographic requirements and design. Basic quality control will also be discussed.
|The following courses must be taken prior to this course|
|RAD 100 - Introduction to Radiography and Patient Care, RAD 102 - Radiographic Exposure and Technique, RAD 104 - Clinical Education I, and RAD 111 - Radiographic Procedures I|
|The following courses must be taken along side this course|
|RAD 113 - Principles of Digital Imaging. May be taken prior or during course.|
|RAD 121 - Radiographic Procedures II. May be taken prior or during course.|
|RAD 114 - Clinical Education II. May be taken prior or during course.|