NVCC COLLEGE-WIDE COURSE CONTENT SUMMARY
RAD 135 - ELEMENTARY CLINICAL PROCEDURES (5 CR.)
 

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Introduces advanced technical skills in fundamental radiographic procedures. Focuses on basic contrast media studies, osseous studies, and skull procedures. Provides clinical experiences in health care agencies. Clinical: 25 hours per week.

GENERAL COURSE PURPOSE

The purpose of this course is to allow the student to continue rotational clinical training in the areas of diagnostic radiology. The student will begin to master basic skill in learning how to function independently in a radiographic room. The student will master basic radiographic examination.

ENTRY LEVEL COMPETENCIES

The student must satisfactorily complete all previous radiography courses with a grade of "C" or better.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

MAJOR TOPICS TO BE INCLUDED

Revised 10/98


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