2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 313

D-313 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
D–CourseDescriptions
RADIOLOGICTECHNOLOGY
Clinical Radiography IV
RAD 245
3.00
Prerequisite: Successful completion of all previousRadiological TechnologyProgram courses.
Aplanned clinical experience is providedwhich gives the student increased responsibility to functionmore independently under direct
and/or indirect supervisionwhile performing radiographic procedures. Progression in the program is dependent on the student
demonstrating clinical competence on a specified number of competency evaluations (the number to be identified in the syllabus) and
demonstrating continued competence on examinations inwhich competence has already been demonstrated. This coursemay not transfer
to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
RadiographyQualityControl
RAD 247
1.00
Prerequisite: Successful completion of all previous program courses (second year, second semester program student) orARRT
certified radiographer.
Astudy of quality controlmethods are examined and discussed pertaining to the equipment and usagewithin a radiography department.
This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education
(NSHE).
Clinical RadiographyV
RAD 250
3.00
Prerequisite: Successful completion of all previousRadiological TechnologyProgram courses.
Aplanned clinical experience is providedwhich gives the student the opportunity to demonstrate clinical skills in performing competency
and continued competency evaluation examinations. These skills should include analysis, synthesis and evaluation of the examinations
performed. These experienceswill facilitate the transition from student technologist to graduate technologist. At the end of this course, the
studentwill havemet all radiographic competency requirements. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or science
within the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
Seminar inRadiography
RAD 259
2.00
Prerequisite: Current successful completion of all previousRadiological TechnologyProgram courses or instructor approval.
Ageneral review and integration of all aspects ofmedical radiological technology is obtained through the use of simulated registry
examination and the use of computer review programs. Preparation for the nationalA.R.R.T. examination. Two (2) hours of class time per
week are required. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem of
Higher Education (NSHE).
Internship inRadiologicTechnology
RAD 290
1.00 - 6.00
Prerequisite: None
Acourse designedwherein studentswill apply knowledge to real on-the-job situations in a program designed by a company official and a
faculty advisor tomaximize learning experiences.Available to studentswho have completed all core andmajor requirements and have a
2.5GPA. Contact the appropriate chairperson for the application, screening and required skills evaluation. Up to 12 semester credit hours
may be earned on the basis of 100 hours of internship for one credit. The coursemay be repeated for up to 12 credits. This coursemay not
transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
READING
Reading Improvement
READ 93
3.00
Prerequisite: None
Provides improvement in fundamental reading skills, includingword-attack skills, vocabulary development, reading comprehension and
fluency. Youwill learn various reading strategies to utilize before, during, and after reading.
Reading and Improvement
READ 95
3.00
Prerequisite:WithACCUPLACERReadingComprehension score of 56 -75, coursemust be taken concurrentlywithENG 95.
Reading 95 provides improvement in fundamental reading skills includingword identification skills, vocabulary development, reading
comprehension and fluency. Studentswill learn various reading strategies to utilize before, during, and after reading. Students in this
coursemust co-enroll inENG 95.
CollegeReadingStrategies
READ 135
1.00 - 3.00
Prerequisite: None
Improvement of reading comprehension, critical thinking skills, vocabulary, reading rate and study-reading techniques through reading and
analyzing a variety of texts, including book-lengthworks and textbook selections from various areas.
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