2017-2018 Catalog

RTE 2385 Radiation Biology

The purpose of this course is to provide the student with principles of radiation safety, and of cell radiation interaction. The student will demonstrate an awareness of responsibility as a radiographer for radiation safety to patients, personnel and the public. The radiation safety requirements of regulatory, accreditation, and healthcare agencies involvement will be discussed. The student will be made aware of the acute and chronic effects of radiation.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

BSC 2085 and BSC 2086

Classification

Occupational