-Acceptance into radiography program
-Completion or concurrent enrollment in BIOL 181, RAD 112, and RAD 113
-Placement at college level English OR
-Concurrent enrollment in ENGL 99/101
-Placement at college reading
This is an introductory course in radiologic technology touching briefly on the hospital environment, radiation protection, and medical ethics and law. Also included is an overview of patient care with emphasis on patient communication, cultural diversity, age-specific needs, body mechanics and patient transfer. 2 credit hours
Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.