Radiography, Associate in Science (AS)
Associate Degree Graduation Requirements
Complete all of the following:
- All Department Requirements listed below with a “C” or better or “P” in each course (at least 20% of the department requirements must be completed through SBCC).
- One of the following three General Education options:
- A total of 60 degree-applicable units (SBCC courses numbered 100 and higher).
- Maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better in all units attempted at SBCC.
- Maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better in all college units attempted.
- A minimum of 12 units through SBCC.
|Department Requirements 1|
|AH 120||Medical Terminology 2||1|
|RT 101||Introduction To Radiography||2.33|
|RT 102||Fundamentals of Radiographic Positioning and Procedures I||4|
|RT 103||Fundamentals Of Radiographic Positioning And Procedures II||4|
|RT 109||Principles of Radiographic Exposure||3|
|RT 111||Advanced Principles of Exposure||3|
|RT 119||Radiological Technology||3|
|RT 120||Patient Care in Radiography||3|
|RT 191||Radiographic Technology Clinical Practicum I||5|
|RT 191A||Radiographic Technology Clinical Practicum 1A||2.1|
|RT 192||Radiographic Technology Clinical Practicum 2||5|
|RT 202||Advanced Radiographic Procedures||3|
|RT 203||Radiology Certification Preparation||4|
|RT 220||Radiation Biology Protection||3|
|RT 230||Radiographic Pathology||3|
|RT 250||Principles and Applications of Cross-Sectional Anatomy in Imaging||2|
|RT 293||Radiographic Technology Clinical Practicum 3||7|
|RT 294||Radiographic Technology Clinical Practicum 4||8|
|RT 295||Radiographic Technology Clinical Practicum 5||8.6|
Before entering the program applicants will be required to:
|RT 251||Principles of Mammography and Procedures||2|
|RT 290||Work Experience in Radiography||1-4|
- Radiation Protection: Students are able to apply the principles of radiation protection as required by the state and federal agencies.
- Equipment Operation and Quality Control: Students are able to safely operate and perform quality control measurements on radiographic equipment.
- Image Production and Evaluation: Students are able to evaluate radiographic images for proper anatomy, positioning and technical factors.
- Radiographic Procedures: Students are able to perform radiographic procedures on various anatomical regions based on physical and pathologic conditions.
- Patient Care and Education: Students are able to apply the principles of oral, written and verbal communication to effectively deliver patient care.
Make an appointment with your SBCC academic counselor through Starfish to create a Student Education Plan that reflects a recommended course sequence for this program that is tailored to your individual needs.