Feb 05, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Catalog

RAD 123 - Imaging Equipment Maintenance and Operation

3 credit hours - Three hours of lecture weekly; one term.
Introduces X-ray physics, circuitry and all types of radiographic equipment. X-ray production, interaction of X-rays with matter, beam characteristics, image intensification and radiographic accessories are covered in detail. A review of image quality and the evaluation of radiographic equipment and accessories is emphasized.

Prerequisite(s): RAD 111  and RAD 112  with grades of C or better.

Corequisite(s): RAD 121  and RAD 122 .