Radiology I   [Archived Catalog]
2010-2011 Catalog [Aug. 2010-Aug. 2011]

DEA 0745 - Radiology I

This course consists of a study of the principles of radiology, theory, and operation of X-ray equipment, darkroom procedures, film storage, and the hazards and precautions involved in dental radiology. Hands-on experience will be provided exposing, developing and mounting radiographs on mannequins and patients.
Prerequisites: Admission to the Dental Assisting program.

Corequisites: First term dental assisting courses

Contact Hours: 80; Workforce Credits: 2.5.