RAD 111 Principles of Radiation Protection

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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.

Acceptance into Radiographer Program.
RAD 101, RAD 109, RAD 114, and RAD 118