2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 186

B-186 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
RadiologicTechnologyDegree
ASSOCIATEOFAPPLIEDSCIENCE
DEGREEOUTCOMES
Students completing thedegreewill:
• Demonstrateclinicalcompetenceindiagnosticradiographicexaminations.
• Beprepared to take theAmericanRegistryofRadiologic
Technologists (ARRT) examination for radiographers.
• Demonstrateproficiency in radiationprotection, equipment
operationandquality control, image acquisitionand evaluation,
imageprocedures, andpatient care and education.
GENERALEDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS
DIVERSITY..........................................................(3CREDITS)
COMMUNICATIONS/ENGLISH.....................6CREDITS
Required: ENG101or ENG113 (programprerequisite)
FINEARTS/HUMANITIES/
SOCIALSCIENCE................................................3CREDITS
HUMANRELATIONS........................................3CREDITS
MATHEMATICS...................................................3CREDITS
Required:MATH120orhigher (programprerequisite)
SCIENCE................................................................3CREDITS
Required: BIOL141orBIOL223
U.S.ANDNEVADACONSTITUTIONS.........3CREDITS
Recommended: PSC101
TOTALGENERAL
EDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS.............21CREDITS
PREREQUISITES
(a gradeof “C”or better required)
BIOL141or223 additional 1 credit fromGeneral Education....................1
BIOL142 HumanStructureandFunction II.................................(4)
or
BIOL224 HumanAnatomyandPhysiology II..............................(4)
CLS151 Phlebotomy...................................................................2
CLS152 AppliedPhlebotomy......................................................2
NURS130 NursingAssistant...........................................................6
RAD101 ExplorationofRadiology.............................................0.5
TOTALPREREQUISITE
REQUIREMENTS.....................................15.5CREDITS
COREREQUIREMENTS
IS101 Introduction to InformationSystems.............................3
RAD103 Medical Ethics................................................................1
RAD110 Fundamentalsof Clinical Radiography I.........................2
RAD112 Patient CareandMedical Terminology. .........................2
RAD116 Radiography I. ...............................................................3
RAD118 RadiologyPhysicsandCircuitry. ....................................3
RAD124 RadiographicPhotoandTechniques..............................3
RAD125 Clinical Radiography I....................................................2
RAD126 Radiography II. ..............................................................3
RAD128 ImagingEquipment.......................................................3
RAD220 Clinical Radiography II...................................................3
RAD230 Clinical Radiography III..................................................3
RAD236 RadiographicContrast–RoutineExams..........................2
RAD238 RadiationSafetyandProtection....................................2
RAD242 RadiographyQualityManagement................................1
RAD244 DiagnosticandTherapeuticRadiation. ..........................2
RAD245 Clinical Radiography IV..................................................3
RAD247 RadiographyQualityControl..........................................1
RAD259 Seminar inRadiography.................................................2
TOTALCOREREQUIREMENTS..............44CREDITS
TOTALDEGREEREQUIREMENTS.80.5CREDITS
General educationdegree requirementsmaybe taken
prior toprogramor in the sequence listedbelow. A
gradeof “C”or better is required.All radiologic courses
must be taken in the sequence listed.
SUGGESTEDCOURSESEQUENCE
Course#
Title
Credits
Prerequisites
Science
BIOL141or
BIOL223
HumanStructureandFunction Ior
HumanAnatomyandPhysiology I
4
Science
BIOL142or
BIOL224
HumanStructureandFunction IIor
HumanAnatomyandPhysiology II
4
Core
CLS151
Phlebotomy
2
Core
CLS152
AppliedPhlebotomy
2
Communications/
English
ENG101 Composition I
3
Mathematics
MATH120 Fundamentalsof College
Mathematics
3
Core
NURS130 NursingAssistant
6
Core
RAD101 ExplorationofRadiology
0.5
Total 24.5
NOTE: After completionof Prerequisites, students apply for admission to the
RadiologicTechnologyProgram.
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester–Fall
Core
IS101
Introduction to InformationSystems 3
Core
RAD103 MedicalEthics
1
Core
RAD110 FundamentalsofClinicalRadiography I 2
Core
RAD112 PatientCareandMedicalTerminology 2
Core
RAD116 Radiography I
3
Core
RAD118 RadiologyPhysicsandCircuitry
3
Total 14
2ndSemester–Spring
U. S.&Nevada
Constitution
PSC101
IntroductiontoAmericanPolitics
3
Core
RAD124 RadiographicPhotoandTechniques 3
Core
RAD125 ClinicalRadiography I
2
Core
RAD126 Radiography II
3
Core
RAD128 ImagingEquipment
3
Total 14
3rdSemester–Summer
Core
RAD220
ClinicalRadiography II
3
Total 3
Course#
Title
Credits
4thSemester–Fall
Communications/
English
GEElective Seeapproved list
3
FineArts/
Humanities/Social
Science/Diversity
GEElective Seeapproved list
3
Core
RAD230
ClinicalRadiography III
3
Core
RAD236
RadiographicContrast–RoutineExams 2
Core
RAD238
RadiationSafetyandProtection
2
Total 13
5thSemester–Spring
HumanRelations
GEElective Seeapproved list
3
Core
RAD242
RadiographyQualityManagement
1
Core
RAD244
DiagnosticandTherapeuticRadiation 2
Core
RAD245
ClinicalRadiography IV
3
Core
RAD247
RadiographyQualityControl
1
Core
RAD259 Seminar inRadiography
2
Total 12
DegreeTotal 80.5
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