Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description


RAD-108C - Radiologic Technology Clinical 1 (4 credits)
Prerequisite(s): PREREQUISITES: BIO161, RAD107 COREQUISITES: RAD157
This course is an application of the basic skills and concepts of radiation protection, positioning and radiographic technique under the direct supervision of the radiologist, clinical coordinator, clinical instructor and staff technologist. Students become familiar with various types of radiographic and fluoroscopic equipment and apply concepts learned in the first term courses. Interactive skills and knowledge of the hospital/health team are expanded. Students develop professional ethics with patients and members of the health team. Upon completion of this course students are oriented to the assigned clinical sites. This course is graded on a pass/fail basis. This course requires a per credit health career fee; Check the tuition and fee schedule for the current rate. Students will be charged for radiation badges.


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