Rs260 Clinical Radiography I 4 credits
This course is the second in a series of five, which will provide the student an opportunity to interact with patients and healthcare team members in the radiology department. The clinical experience assists the student in gaining mastery of radiologic procedures and patient interactions. The student will gain the knowledge and skills required to produce a diagnostic radiograph and practice radiation protection through comprehensive competency examinations
of specific body areas. Students practice patient care skills and radiation safety procedures under direct supervision of a registered radiologic technologist. 16 hours/15 weeks + 80 hours of clinical done in January before the semester begins (approximately 316 hours) - 4 credits. Prerequisite: Rs220.