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 34 credits of liberal arts and science courses and 42 credits of core radiography courses. Students participate in clinical education during the fall, winter, spring and summer sessions.

 SEMESTER 1 (17 credits)
 
BIOL2203/BIOL2223Human Anatomy and Physiology I
4
FSRH1000Freshman Seminar
1
RADT1101 Introduction to Radiography & Protection
3
RADT1105Radiographic Procedures 
3
RADT1110Clinical Practicum I  
0
RADT1131Principles of Radiographic Exposure I 
3
RADT1150Fundamentals of Patient Care
3
 WINTER SESSION (1 credit)
 
RADT1120Clinical Practicum II 
1
 SEMESTER 2 (18 credits)
 
BIOL2204/BIOL2224Human Anatomy and Physiology II 
4
ENWR1101English Composition I
3
MATH1105College Algebra 
4
RADT1130Clinical Practicum III
1
RADT1135Radiographic Procedures II  
3
RADT2251Principles of Radiographic Exposure II
3
 SUMMER SESSION I (5 credits)
 
ENWR1102English Composition II
3
RADT1140Clinical Practicum IV
2
 SEMESTER 3 (18 credits)
 
CORE1001Perspectives on Individual
3
CSCI1105Computers and Computer Software
3
PHYS1114Physics for Radiography
3
PSYC1101General Psychology I
3
RADT2250Clinical Practicum V  
1
RADT2255Radiographic Procedure III 
3
RADT2252Radiation Bio & Adv Safety Practices
2
 SEMESTER 4 (15 credits)
 
CORE3004The Global Challenge 
3
MEDT1130Bioethics
3
RADT2254Radiographic Imaging Equipment & Quality Management
3
RADT2270Clinical Practicum VII
1
RADT2271Radiographic Pathology 
2
RADT2275Radiographic Procedures IV
3
 SUMMER SESSION (2 credits)
 
RADT2280Clinical Practicum VIII
2

 

A minimum of 76 credits is required for graduation.