Allied Health - City Park
The Radiographer has career opportunities in a variety of areas. Radiographers may be employed in hospitals, private physician offices, clinics, public or health facilities. In addition, they may choose to work for the government, laboratories, application specialists or in radiographic equipment sales.
POST PRIMARY COURSE INFORMATION
The Delgado Community College Radiologic Technology Program will offer the following didactic courses to assist individuals preparing for ARRT post-primary certification in computed tomography, mri and mammography for post-primary pathway to certification. Candidates must hold registration in a supporting category and document ARRT-specified clinical experience further ARRT certification details may be found on the ARRT Website: www.arrt.org.
MAMMOGRAPHY FOR RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGISTS 1-3 CREDITS Spring Semester
This course will present principles of mammography, including anatomy, physiology, pathology, position of the breast and quality assurance
Prerequisite: current enrollment in 2nd year of Radiologic Technology Program or certification in radiography (ARRT)
COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY FOR RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGISTS 1-3 CREDITS Spring Semester
This course will present principles of computed tomography including cross-sectional anatomy, pathology and special needs of the patient
Prerequisite: current enrollment in 2nd year of Radiologic Technology Program or certification in one of the following categories - Radiography (ARRT), nuclear medicine technology (AART or NMTCB) and Radiation Therapy (ARRT)
MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING FOR RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGISTS 1-3 CREDITS Fall Semester
This course will present the process of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), including pulse sequences, MRI safety, mri equipment, scan paramenters, anatomy, pathology and special needs of patient. Enhances professional skills of Radiologic Technologists in field of MRI
Prerequisite current enrollment in 2nd year of Radiologic Technology Program or certification in one of the following categories, Radiography (ARRT), nuclear medicine (AART or NMTCB), radiation therapy (ARRT) or sonography (ARRT or ARDM).