2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 161

B-161 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
Medical ImagingforRe-EntryRadiographers
RADIOLOGICTECHNOLOGY -CERTIFICATEOFACHIEVEMENT
TMCCoffers a certificateof achievement for radiologic
technologists (radiographers)whowish to re-enter the
profession afternotworking for several years, or become
recertifiedwith theAmericanRegistryofRadiologic
Technologists (ARRT), or graduates of an accredited
programneeding tobecome “registry eligible” again.
Interestedpersons should contact the coordinator at
775-673-7281.An individualized educational plan
will bedeveloped following the receipt of transcripts
and appropriatedocumentationof the educational
experience.
CERTIFICATEOUTCOMES
Students completing the certificatewill:
• Acquire trainingand skillsnecessary to take theAmerican
RegistryofRadiologicTechnologists (ARRT) examination.
• Acquire skills and training toproducediagnostic radiographic
examinations.
GENERALEDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS
The followingmust be completed atTMCC.
COMMUNICATIONS.........................................3CREDITS
HUMANRELATIONS........................................3CREDITS
MATHEMATICS...................................................3CREDITS
Required:MATH105RorMATH120or above
TOTALGENERAL
EDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS...............9CREDITS
COREREQUIREMENTS
Note: Student transcript fromoriginal RadiologyProgramwill beevaluated toassure
completionof the following content.
CLS151 Phlebotomy...................................................................2
CLS152 AppliedPhlebotomy......................................................2
RAD103 Medical Ethics................................................................1
RAD112 Patient CareandMedical Terminology. .........................2
RAD116 Radiography I. ...............................................................3
RAD118 RadiologyPhysicsandCircuitry. ....................................3
RAD124 RadiographicPhotoandTechniques..............................3
RAD126 Radiography II. ..............................................................3
RAD128 ImagingEquipment.......................................................3
RAD236 RadiographicContrast–RoutineExams..........................2
RAD238 RadiationSafetyandProtection....................................2
RAD242 RadiographyQualityManagement................................1
RAD244 DiagnosticandTherapeuticRadiation. ..........................2
RAD247 RadiographyQualityControl..........................................1
Note: The following core requirementsmustbe completedat TMCC.
RAD259 Seminar inRadiography.................................................2
RAD290 Internship inRadiologicTechnology..............................9
TOTALCOREREQUIREMENTS.............41CREDITS
ELECTIVEREQUIREMENTS
IS101 Introduction to InformationSystems.............................3
TOTALELECTIVEREQUIREMENTS........3CREDITS
TOTALCERTIFICATE
REQUIREMENTS..................................53CREDITS
Recommended courses are listed in the course sequence;
however, other coursesmay apply. Please see an advisor
or thedepartment.
SUGGESTEDCOURSESEQUENCE
FirstYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Core
CLS151
Phlebotomy
2
Core
CLS152
AppliedPhlebotomy
2
Elective
IS101
Introductionto InformationSystems 3
Core
RAD290
Internship inRadiologicTechnology 3*
Total 10
2ndSemester
Communications
GEElective Seeapproved list
3
HumanRelations
GEElective Seeapproved list
3
Core
RAD290
Internship inRadiologicTechnology 3*
Total 9
SecondYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Core
RAD259
Seminar inRadiography
2
Core
RAD290
Internship inRadiologicTechnology 3*
Total 5
Includes29TransferredCoreCredits 29
DegreeTotal 53
*RAD290 credits per semester aredeterminedby the amount
of clinical time the student can schedule (100hours=1 credit).
Additional semestersmaybe required.
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