XRT 105 - Medical Imaging Terminology
This course introduces the student to the use of proper medical terminology related to anatomical references, positioning terminology, prefixes, suffixes, roots, pathology terms, medical shorthand, and technical factors. One class hour.
Course Learning Outcomes
1. Define and describe medical terminology.
2. Describe the importance of proper terminology.
3. Identify strategies to determine an understanding of medical shorthand and abbreviations.
4. Apply medical terminology to the practice of Radiologic Technology and the Medical Imaging Sciences.
Course Offered Fall only