May 30, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
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AHXR 115 - Radiographic Principles I

Credit(s): 3

Prerequisite(s): instructor’s consent.
This course introduces the operation of imaging equipment, focusing on the design of an x-ray tube and x-ray production based on technical factors. It also covers image quality characteristics with image review and critique. (Fall Semester)

Course Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of the course, students will be able to
  • Identify and explain all working parts of the x-ray tube.
  • Illustrate and describe the process of ionizing radiation production.
  • Determine appropriate scenarios for use of ancillary equipment.
  • Analyze images using a systematic critique process.

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