Radiation Safety

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
RAD 141 Radiation Safety Requisite(s) 2 0 0 2
Prerequisites: RAD 112 Local Requirement and RAD 121 Local Requirement and RAD 161 Local Requirement
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Summer 2022

This course covers the principles of radiation protection and radiobiology. Topics include the effects of ionizing radiation on body tissues, protective measures for limiting exposure to the patient and personnel, and radiation monitoring devices. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the effects and uses of radiation in diagnostic radiology.

2018FA - New Course (S24950)

2022FA – New Course Version (S25787)


  • : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
  • : Local Requirement
  • : Instructional Service Agreement
  • : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
  • : Global Distinction
  • : Requisite(s)

This Course can be found in these Programs of Study