RAD-111: Principles of Radiation Protection

WebAdvisor Title
Prin Radiation Protecton

Catalog Info

Credit Hours
2.00
Contact Hours
2.00
Course Description

This course provides the student with an overview of the principles of radiation protection including responsibilities of the radiographer to patients, personnel, and the public. The concepts of As Low as Reasonably Achievable, stochastic and nonstochastic effects, and occupational effective dose limits are addressed. Regulatory agencies will be identified and their involvement in radiation protection will be discussed.

Pre-requisites
Acceptance into Radiographer Program.
Co-requisites
RAD 101, RAD 109, RAD 114, and RAD 118
Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
No