Radiography

Program Description

Catalog Year: 2019

A degree in radiography provides both classroom and clinical instruction in this fast-paced, technically demanding world. Students learn how radiographers become valuable members of the healthcare team as they master patient procedures, gain proficiency in producing X-ray images, discover the best ways to maintain patient records and other job-related skills necessary in the diagnosis and treatment of illness and injury. Course work includes a solid foundation in science upon which students build their knowledge of patient care, procedures, techniques, radiation safety and safe operation and expertise with equipment. Graduates earning ECC's degree in radiography will be eligible to take the national certifying examination administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and for accreditation (licensure) by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency - Division of Nuclear Safety. It meets the curricular requirements of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists.

Program Requirements

Radiography AAS Required Courses : RADIO AAS Req Crss

Take:
  • RAD-101 - Introduction to Radiography
  • RAD-102 - Methods of Patient Care
  • RAD-107 - Radiologic Physics
  • RAD-208 - Radiographic Procedures III
  • RAD-212 - Radiographic Pathology
  • RAD-220 - Pharmacology
  • RAD-230 - Medical Ethics and Law
  • BIO-246 - Human Anatomy and Physiology II

Liberal Education Requirement : Liberal Education

Take 3.00 credits from:
  • FRN-101 - Elementary French I
  • FRN-102 - Elementary French II
  • FRN-201 - Intermediate French I
  • FRN-202 - Intermediate French II
  • FRN-211 - Conversational French I
  • FRN-212 - Conversational French II
  • FRN-261 - French Conversation Composition
  • FRN-262 - Advanced French Composition Conv
  • GRM-101 - Elementary German I
  • GRM-102 - Elementary German II
  • GRM-201 - Intermediate German I
  • GRM-202 - Intermediate German II
  • GRM-211 - Conversational German I
  • GRM-212 - Conversational German II
  • GRM-261 - German Conversation Composition
  • GRM-262 - Advanced German Composition Conv
  • SPN-101 - Elementary Spanish I
  • SPN-102 - Elementary Spanish II
  • SPN-201 - Intermediate Spanish I
  • SPN-202 - Intermediate Spanish II
  • SPN-211 - Conversational Spanish I
  • SPN-212 - Conversational Spanish II
  • SPN-241 - Spanish for Teachers I
  • SPN-242 - Spanish for Teachers II
  • SPN-251 - Spanish for Spanish Speakers I
  • SPN-252 - Spanish for Spanish Speakers II
  • SPN-261 - Spanish Conversation Composition
  • SPN-262 - Advanced Spanish Composition Conv
  • CHN-101 - Elementary Chinese I
  • CHN-102 - Elementary Chinese II
  • CHN-201 - Intermediate Chinese I
  • CHN-202 - Intermediate Chinese II
  • JPN-101 - Elementary Japanese I
  • JPN-102 - Elementary Japanese II
  • JPN-202 - Intermediate Japanese II
  • INS-280 - Non-Traditional Language I
  • INS-281 - Non-Traditional Language II
  • THE-124 - American Drama