May 2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
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RT 112 - Principles of Radiography I

This course is the study of the physics of radiation production including basic atomic structure, the characteristics of electromagnetism, electromagnetic radiation, and photon interactions with matter. Included are technical elements involved in radiographic image production, including manipulation of exposure techniques, radiographic imaging equipment, quality factors, and controlling elements for optimal image production. Semester Credit Hours 3.00 semester credit hours Contact Hours: 45.00 Prerequisites: MA 109 College Algebra  , RT 102 Introduction to Radiography , and RT 107 Methods of Patient Care . Corequisite: None.