RADI315 Cross-sectional Anatomy in Medical Imaging
Department of Health Sciences: Radiography
- I. Course Number and Title
- RADI315 Cross-sectional Anatomy in Medical Imaging
- II. Number of Credits
- 3 credits
- III. Number of Instructional Minutes
- IV. Prerequisites
- Admission to the Computed Tomography Program or the Magnetic Resonance Program
- V. Other Pertinent Information
- VI. Catalog Course Description
- This course enhances the student's knowledge of cross-sectional human anatomy using computed tomographic and magnetic resonance images. Students study the anatomical sections of the extremities, thorax, pelvis, abdomen, spine, head and neck in the transaxial, sagittal, and coronal planes.
- VII. Required Course Content and Direction
Course Learning Goals
- differentiate major anatomical regions in the transverse, coronal and sagittal plane;
- identify major anatomical structures of the head, neck, thorax, abdomen, pelvis, spine and extremities on cross-sectional images;
- define the role cross-sectional imaging plays in patient care; and
- identify pathology demonstrated within cross-sectional images.
Planned Sequence of Topics and/or Learning Activities
- Neck and Chest
- Abdomen and Pelvis
- Additional Procedures
Assessment Methods for Course Learning GoalsStudent assessment consist of electronically administered exams, multi-media projects and participation in online discussions.
Reference, Resource, or Learning Materials to be used by Student:See course syllabus.
Approval Date - 04/18