TMCC

Radiologic Technology

Curriculum Requirements


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Prerequisites (C or Better Required)

BIOL 223 and BIOL 224 (Anatomy & Physiology I and II)
(prerequisite: BIOL 190)
 or
8 Credits BIOL 141 and BIOL 142 (Human Structure and Function I and II)
(not transferable for advanced imaging degrees)
8 credits
RAD 101 (Exploration in Radiology) 0.5 credit
ENG 101 (Composition I) 3 credits
NURS 130 (Nursing Assistant) 6 credits
CLS 151 (Phlebotomy) 2 credits
CLS 152 (Applied Phlebotomy) 2 credits
For students starting in 2014: MATH 105 (Math for Radiology Technicians) 3 credits
For students starting 2015: MATH 120 (Fundamentals of Mathematics) 3 credits

Core Requirements

Semester I (Fall)Semester III (Fall)
IS 101 (Intro Information Systems) 3 credits RAD 230 (Clinical Radiography III) 3 credits
RAD 103 (Medical Ethics) 1 credit RAD 236 (Rad Contrast/Routine Exams) 2 credits
RAD 110 (Fundamentals of Clinical Radiography) 2 credits RAD 238 (Radiation Safety & Protection) 2 credits
RAD 112 (Medical Term & Patient Care) 2 credits Social Science/Humanities or Diversity 3 credits
RAD 116 (Radiography I) 3 credits English/Communication 3 credits
RAD 118 (Radiology Physics & Circuitry) 3 credits  
Total Required Credits 14 credits Total Required Credits 13 credits
Semester II (Spring)Semester IV (Spring)
US & Nevada Constitution 3 credits RAD 242 (Radiology Queality Management) 1 credit
RAD 124 (Radiographic Photo & Tech) 3 credits RAD 244 (Diag. & Thermal Radiation) 2 credits
RAD 125 (Clinical Radiography I) 2 credits RAD 245 (Clinical Radiography IV) 3 credits
RAD 126 (Radiography II) 3 credits RAD 247 (Radiology Quality Control) 1 credit
RAD 128 (Imaging Equipment) 3 credits RAD 259 (Seminar in Radiography) 2 credits
  Human Relations 3 credits
Total Required Credits 14 credits Total Required Credits 12 credits
Summer Session I 
RAD 220 (Clinical Radiography II) 3 credits  
Total Required Credits 3 credits  

Summary of Clinical Education

ClassCreditsSemesterHours
RAD 110 (Fundamentals of Clinical Radiography) 2 credits Fall I 256 hours
RAD 125 (Clinical Radiography I) 2 credits Spring I 256 hours
RAD 220 (Clinical Radiography II) 3 credits Summer I 400 hours
RAD 230 (Clinical Radiography III) 3 credits Fall II 384 hours
RAD 245 (Clinical Radiography IV) 3 credits Spring II 384 hours
Total Hours 1680 hours