Program Curriculum - A.S. Radiography

 

The radiography program offers the student radiographer didactic and clinical education and courses in liberal arts and sciences. This unique affiliation between a hospital-sponsored radiography program and Fairleigh Dickinson University supports the development of knowledge, well-rounded and competent entry-level radiographers.

The curriculum consists of 76 credits, which are completed in two full-time years of study. The 76 credits consist of 26 credits of liberal arts and science courses and 50 credits of core radiography courses. Students participate in clinical education during the fall, winter, spring and summer sessions.

  SEMESTER 1 (15 credits)
 
FSRH1000 Freshman Seminar
1
RADT1101 Introduction to Radiography & Protection
3
RADT1105 Radiographic Procedures 
4
RADT1110 Clinical Practicum I  
1
RADT1131 Principles of Radiographic Exposure I 
3
RADT1150 Fundamentals of Patient Care
3
  WINTER SESSION (1 credit)
 
RADT1120 Clinical Practicum II 
1
  SEMESTER 2 (16 credits)
 
ENWR1101 English Composition I
3
MATH1105 College Algebra 
4
RADT1130 Clinical Practicum III
2
RADT1135 Radiographic Procedures II  
4
RADT2251 Principles of Radiographic Exposure II
3
  SUMMER SESSION I (7 credits)
 
ENWR1102 English Composition II
3
RADT1140 Clinical Practicum IV
4
  SEMESTER 3 (20 credits)
 
CORE1001 Perspectives on Individual
3
CSCI1105 Computers and Computer Software
3
PHYS1114 Physics for Radiography
3
PSYC1101 General Psychology I
3
RADT2250 Clinical Practicum V  
2
RADT2255 Radiographic Procedure III 
4
RADT2252 Radiation Bio & Adv Safety Practices
2
  SEMESTER 4 (13 credits)
 
CORE3004 The Global Challenge 
3
RADT2254 Radiographic Imaging Equipment & Quality Management
2
RADT2270 Clinical Practicum VII
2
RADT2271 Radiographic Pathology 
2
RADT2275 Radiographic Procedures IV
4
  SUMMER SESSION (4 credits)
 
RADT2280 Clinical Practicum VIII
4

 

A minimum of 76 credits is required for graduation.