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Radiologic Technology
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RADTC 102 RADIATION PROTECTION 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): Radtc 100, 101.
Corequisite(s): Radtc 103A, 110, 112A, 117A.
Radiologic protection for operator and patients complying with the State of California Administrative Code, Title 17. Use of X-ray equipment, X-ray machine circuitry with emphasis on devices and techniques to reduce ionizing radiation. Total of 54 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2142  7:00am-10:20am M       LecLab  CEC208 KISSEL  B   

RADTC 103A RADIOGRAPHIC ANATOMY AND POSITIONING 3.5 Units

Prerequisite(s): Radtc 100, 101.
Corequisite(s): Radtc 102, 110, 112A, 117A.
Positioning nomenclature, topographic anatomy emphasizing surface landmarks to locate organs within each body region. Positioning by use of phantoms. Radiography of the skeleton, thoracic cavity and abdominal cavity. Anatomy and positioning of the gastrointestinal and biliary tracts. Basic mobile radiography. Radiography of pediatric, geriatric and psychiatric patients. Types of contrast media. Total of 45 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2143  7:00am- 9:40am W       LecLab  CEC208 KISSEL  B   
       & 10:00am- 2:25pm W               CEC208 LELOO L     
       & 10:00am- 2:25pm W               CEC208 KAWAKAMI E  
       & 10:00am- 1:55pm W               CEC208 KISSEL  B   
       &  1:55pm- 2:25pm W               CEC208 KISSEL  B   

RADTC 103C RADIOGRAPHIC ANATOMY AND POSITIONING 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): Radtc 103B, 119.
Corequisite(s): Radtc 105, 111, 117C.
Identification of sectional anatomy concentrating on brain, neck, thorax, abdomen, and pelvis, including the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spines. Correlation of axial, sagittal and coronal sections to positioning in CT scanning and some MRI scanning. Total of 54 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2500  6:00pm- 9:20pm Th      Lecture CEC208 JOHNSON C M 

RADTC 105 SPECIAL RADIOGRAPHIC PROCEDURES 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): Radtc 119.
Corequisite(s): Radtc 103C, 111, 117C.
Specialized technical procedures in radiography. Angiogram, equipment and accessories. Anatomy and physiology of involved areas. Emphasis on myelography, selective angiography and the technologist as part of the special procedures team. Total of 54 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2144  1:00pm- 4:20pm Th      Lecture CEC208 SPIRES L    

RADTC 110 PROFESSIONAL ETHICS 2 Units

Prerequisite(s): Radtc 100, 101.
Corequisite(s): Radtc 102, 103A, 112A, 117A.
Integration of interpersonal skills while analyzing the medicolegal issues, professional and ethical values in radiologic technology. Total of 36 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2487 10:30am-12:45pm M       Lecture CEC208 LELOO L     

RADTC 111 COMPUTERIZED IMAGING 2 Units

Prerequisite(s): Radtc 119.
Corequisite(s): Enrollment in Radtc 103C, 105 and 117C.
Principles, components and functions of computerized imaging systems with emphasis on the application of computers in the radiology department. Brief introduction to computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging. Total of 36 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #1403  6:00pm- 8:15pm Tu      Lecture CEC208 BAUMANN T W 

RADTC 112A RADIOLOGIC PHYSICS 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): Radtc 100, 101.
Corequisite(s): Radtc 102, 103A, 110, 117A.
Fundamentals of electrical and radiation physics. Emphasis on principles underlying optics, electromagnetic and other types of ionizing radiation. Total of 36 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2146  7:00am- 9:15am Th      LecLab  CEC208 LELOO L     
       &  9:30am-12:50pm Th              CEC208 LELOO L     
       &  9:30am-12:50pm Th              CEC208 KISSEL  B   

RADTC 117A CLINICAL EXPERIENCE 2 Units

Prerequisite(s): Radtc 100, 101, valid CPR card.
Corequisite(s): Radtc 102, 103A, 110, 112A.
Clinical experience in a radiology or medical imaging facility under the supervision of a licensed Radiologic Technologist. Participation will consist of observation, assistance and performance. Total of 288 hours of laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2568                 TBA     FLD     FLD    LELOO L     
         18.0 Hours TBA per week
       &                 TBA             FLD    KAWAKAMI E  
       &                 TBA             FLD    KISSEL  B   
       &                 TBA             FLD    COWELL S    
       &                 TBA             FLD    SPIRES L    
         FLD: Field Study

RADTC 117C CLINICAL EXPERIENCE 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): Valid CPR card, Radtc 113A, Radtc 119.
Corequisite(s): Radtc 103C, 105, 111.
Clinical experience in the radiology department of affiliated hospitals under the supervision of a licensed radiologic technologist. Total of 576 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2150                 TBA     FLD     FLD    LELOO L     
         36.0 Hours TBA per week
       &                 TBA             FLD    KAWAKAMI E  
       &                 TBA             FLD    KISSEL  B   
       &                 TBA             FLD    COWELL S    
       &                 TBA             FLD    SPIRES L    
         FLD: Field Study

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