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2021-2022 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CTC 122 - Clinical Practicum II (2 Credits)

This is a second in a series of CT clinical practicum courses. Students practice computed tomography (CT) imaging principles and clinical skills under the direct supervision of certified CT technologists and preceptors. Patient preparation, scanning and evaluation of CT images are part of this learning experience. Image display, processing and artifact recognition are reviewed during clinical rotations. Students practice venipuncture and monitor contrast injections according to the practice standards of the clinical affiliate. The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) expects students to complete 125 CT exams/procedures in specific categories as outlined in the ARRT CT requirements. This course provides students with the opportunity to complete CT imaging scans in a supervised clinical setting. Clinical Hours: 208. Prerequisite(s): CTC 110 , CTC 112 , and CTC 121  with grades of “C” or better or permission of the department head. Course Fee: $50. Insurance Fee: $18. Usually offered in the summer.