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Health Careers Education
Advanced Imaging
This course emphasizes advanced skills and specific career knowledge for the health care professional. To broaden their knowledge of primary radiographic procedures, the student will be involved in the exploration of specialized diagnostic and/or therapeutic procedures that may include, but is not limited to, the study of advanced imaging procedures and related associated imaging modalities, analysis of radiographic/sectional images, and evaluation of ethical dilemmas. Flexibility is built into this course to provide a means for program faculty to develop the specialized knowledge and skills that may be required of students at their specific geographical location.
Lara Skaggs

-Investigate the diagnostic/therapeutic procedures accomplished in all modalities.
-Relate the purpose of specialized equipment used during advanced procedures.
-Understand career opportunities and skills required in associated modalities.
-Analyze radiographic/sectional images produced in advanced procedures.
-Evaluate ethical dilemmas and possible solutions within the scope of practice for radiographers
-Demonstrate professional and accountable behavior for the radiographer.
- Discuss contrast and density influences on radiographic/sectional images

Career Majors That Sequence This Course
Career Cluster Pathway Career Major
Health Science Diagnostic Services Radiologic Technologist