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MRAD 104 Professional Communication for Technologists

Effective Date: September 2015

In this novice course, students engage in activities that develop professionalism, reflective practice, and interpersonal communication skills essential to the role of diagnostic technologists. Students use dynamic learning experiences to practice compassionate, caring, and professional interactions with the public and the health care team.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
1 lecture hour and 1 lab hour per week
Tuition
$432 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 106 Anatomy and Physiology for the Radiographer

Effective Date: May 2016

In this novice course, students examine the anatomy of the body using radiographic images and a variety of media. Students develop a foundational understanding of the structure, function, and relationship of the body systems. Emphasis is placed on identifying the radiographic demonstrations of the body and correlating these to the anatomic landmarks used for radiographic positioning.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
2 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Tuition
$360.90 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 108 Clinical Preparation 1

Effective Date: September 2015

In this novice course, students examine their future role and responsibilities as novice student radiographers in the clinical learning environment. Students develop basic teamwork, communication, and critical thinking skills in preparation for a successful transition from simulation to clinical practice. Students apply knowledge from didactic courses to understand the scope of practice and professional expectations for a novice student radiographer in Clinical Practicum 1. Emphasis is on workplace standards, best practices, and safe practices in the medical imaging department.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
2 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$432 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Corequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 112 Patient Management for Technologists

Effective Date: September 2015

In this novice course, students engage in activities that develop knowledge of basic patient care and assessment skills, operation of bedside equipment, infection control, and safe body mechanics needed while performing the duties of a diagnostic technologist. Students will practice and demonstrate competence in a variety of skills during simulated lab experiences to prepare them for patient interactions during their clinical practicums.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$864 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 117 Introduction to Radiographic Procedures

Effective Date: September 2015

In this novice course, students examine the basic components of a radiographic procedure, integrating foundational positioning skills for routine radiographic examinations of the body. In the laboratory setting, students will take radiographic images of phantoms (simulated human bodies) and analyze their images, while adhering to federal radiation safety standards. Students who successfully demonstrate critical clinical safety indicators while simulating radiographic procedures will advance to the novice clinical practicum.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
6
Format
7 lecture hours and 9 lab hours per week
Tuition
$1,924.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 119 Principles of Radiographic Imaging 1

Effective Date: September 2015

In this novice course, students examine the function and safe operation of radiographic and accessory imaging equipment found in the clinical environment. Students explore technical and physical principles affecting the radiographic image acquisition, processing, display and storage. Historical references to film screen imaging and the sensitometric curve will enhance students’ conceptualisation of digital imaging principles.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
4 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$721.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 130 Clinical Practicum 1

Effective Date: September 2016

During this novice practicum-based course, students apply foundational knowledge from all previous Medical Radiography program courses to perform a variety of routine radiographic examinations. Focus is on performing radiographic examinations on low complexity patients under the direct supervision of qualified Medical Radiation Technologists. Student performance is closely monitored to provide detailed feedback on their developing skills. Students who successfully meet all course requirements progress to the advanced beginner level within the program.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
6
Format
30 practical hours per week over 16 weeks
Tuition
$4,090.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 134 Legal and Professional Ethics for Technologists

Effective Date: May 2017

In this novice level course, students engage in learning activities illustrating the legal responsibilities of technologists to promote ethical, compassionate, and caring service to the public. Students use online discussions and research projects to apply legal and ethical workplace standards using case study scenarios. To further their understanding, students examine how federal and provincial legislation and regulations affect the practice of diagnostic medical testing.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
2 online hours per week
Tuition
$432 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 148 Clinical Preparation 2

Effective Date: May 2017

In this advanced beginner course, students examine their future role and responsibilities as advanced beginner student radiographers in the clinical learning environment. Students enhance their teamwork, communication, and critical thinking skills by analyzing a variety of clinical case scenarios. Emphasis is on solving problems in challenging situations commonly encountered by Medical Radiation Technologists. Students also review the scope of practice and professional expectations for an advanced beginner in Clinical Practicum 2.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
2 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$432 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 156 Relational A&P for Technologists – Part A

Effective Date: May 2017

In this advanced beginner course, students complete an in-depth examination of the relational anatomy and physiology of the musculoskeletal, respiratory, and cardiovascular systems. Students enhance their understanding of anatomic relationships and physiologic functions using various medical imaging studies and a variety of illustrative media.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$481.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 157 Advanced Radiographic Procedures

Effective Date: May 2017

In this advanced beginner course, students synthesize academic and clinical concepts to develop adaptive radiography skills. In the laboratory setting, students simulate complex examinations using phantoms and laboratory partners and create radiographic exposure charts. Students explore specialty imaging modalities in preparation for more complex patient encounters during their final two clinical practicums. Students who successfully demonstrate critical clinical safety indicators and problem-solving skills while simulating advanced radiographic procedures will progress to the advanced beginner clinical practicum.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
3 lecture hours and 6 lab hours per week
Tuition
$1,944 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 159 Principles of Radiographic Imaging 2

Effective Date: May 2017

In this advanced-beginner course, students build on their knowledge of how to operate radiographic and accessory imaging equipment. Students explore fluoroscopy, mammography, mobile radiography, as well as intra-operative equipment. Students focus on the digital imaging process and digital archiving principles as they apply to a variety of radiographic imaging modalities. In the lab component of this course, students execute quality control tests and apply tolerance standards as outlined in federal safety codes to assess equipment performance.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$601.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 165 Physics of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy

Effective Date: September 2015

In this intermediate level course, students examine the interactions of physical phenomena to understand the fundamental principles of radiation used for imaging and therapy. Students explore the differences between various imaging modalities such as sonography, conventional x-ray, computed tomography, nuclear imaging, and magnetic resonance imaging. Students experiment with theoretical knowledge during laboratory activities and examine the practical applications of medical imaging physics through classroom presentations.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
4 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$1,296 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 173 Pathology for Radiographers – Part A

Effective Date: May 2017

In this advanced beginner course, students explore various musculoskeletal, respiratory, and cardiovascular pathologies due to disease and trauma. Students study images obtained from a variety of sources illustrating the appearance of pathological conditions common to these systems. To better understand how pathology impacts patient care and technical considerations for the radiographer, students discuss and experiment with adaptive actions and plan appropriate practice responses during laboratory activities.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Tuition
$360.90 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 254 Interprofessional Exploration for Technologists

Effective Date: May 2017

In this advanced-beginner course, students explore the multi-disciplinary health care setting in and the interprofessional teams working within. Students investigate other allied health professionals, nurses, and physicians to better understand the intricate web of patient-centred care. Emphasis is placed on examining advanced practice roles and sub-specialties within medical imaging.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
2 distance learning hours per week
Tuition
$432 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 256 Relational A&P for Technologists - Part B

Effective date: May 2017

In this advanced beginner course, students complete an in-depth examination of the relational anatomy and physiology of the gastrointestinal, urinary, reproductive, neurologic, endocrine, and hematopoietic systems. Students enhance their understanding of anatomic relationships and physiologic functions using various medical imaging studies and a variety of illustrative media.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$481.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 260 Clinical Practicum 2

Effective Date: May 2017

During this advanced beginner course, students combine knowledge from all previous Medical Radiography program courses and clinical experiences to perform a variety of routine and non-routine radiographic examinations. Focus is on performing advanced radiographic examinations on varied and complex patients, as well as observing and participating in specialty imaging modalities. Students practice under direct and indirect supervision and receive feedback on their developing skills from qualified Medical Radiation Technologists. Students who successfully meet all course requirements will have the opportunity to progress to the final didactic term and complete their final clinical practicum.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
6
Format
30 practical hours per week over 16 weeks
Tuition
$4,090.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 264 Interprofessional Practices for Technologists

Effective Date: May 2017

In this advanced beginner seminar course, students design their own learning experiences to develop interprofessional practice behaviours. Students also participate in interdisciplinary learning and teaching events hosted by the school. Focus is on students creating interprofessional opportunities for themselves and others with instructor facilitation and guidance.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
2 seminar hours per week
Tuition
$432 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 266 Introduction to Cross Sectional Anatomy

Effective Date: May 2017

In this advanced beginner course, students explore three dimensional perspectives of the body using data from relevant medical imaging studies. Emphasis is placed on relating body planes to regional anatomy and correlating these to anatomic landmarks used for patient positioning. Students learn how sectional imaging is used in various medical imaging modalities.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
1 lecture hour and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$360.90 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 268 Professional Preparation for Imaging Technologists

Effective Date: May 2017

In this advanced beginner course, students consider their future role and responsibilities as a Medical Radiation Technologist in the Canadian health care team in preparation for program completion and the capstone project. Students apply knowledge from prior didactic and clinical experiences to explore evolving practices in medical imaging. Students enhance their teamwork, communication, and critical thinking skills by researching and analyzing a variety of clinical case scenarios. Emphasis is on problem-solving skills needed to practice independently and respond appropriately during complex situations Students also review the scope of practice and professional expectations for an advanced beginner in Clinical Practicum 3.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$648 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 273 Pathology for Radiographers – Part B

Effective Date: May 2017

In this advanced beginner course, students explore various gastrointestinal, urinary, reproductive, neurologic, endocrine and hematopoietic pathologies due to disease and trauma. Students study images obtained from a variety of sources illustrating the appearance of pathological conditions common to these systems. To better understand how pathology impacts patient care and technical considerations for the radiographer, students discuss and experiment with adaptive actions and plan appropriate practice responses during laboratory activities.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Tuition
$360.90 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 277 Computed Tomography Procedures

Effective Date: May 2017

In this advanced beginner course, students explore routine Computed Tomography (CT) procedures of the body. Students integrate concepts from previous and concurrent courses to support their understanding of clinical applications in CT. Using case study scenarios, students learn the basic components of a CT examination in preparation for their final clinical practicum experience.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$1,080 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 279 Principles of Computed Tomography

Effective Date: May 2017

In this advanced beginner course, students build on their knowledge of imaging and accessory equipment, focusing entirely on Computed Tomography (CT). Students re-examine the digital imaging process, incorporating fundamental principles of radiographic imaging as they apply to CT. Students examine historical events significant to the invention and evolution of CT, as well as innovations in CT. Students examine Canadian standards surrounding quality assurance (QA) for CT to support their participation of QA activities and quality control (QC) procedures in their clinical practicum experience.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$648 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 288 Capstone Project

Effective Date: May 2017

In this final program course, students demonstrate mastery of the advanced beginner level by completing a capstone project. Through a variety of approved methods and with instructor guidance, students illustrate their program success and practice readiness. Emphasis is on students critically evaluating their personal learning progress and creating professional goals. Students showcase their academic prowess and clinical expertise by presenting their capstone projects to the public at a poster symposium.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 distance learning hours per week
Tuition
$648 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

MRAD 290 Clinical Practicum 3

Effective Date: September 2015

During this advanced beginner course, students combine knowledge from all previous Medical Radiography program courses and clinical experiences to achieve clinical competence as Radiological Technologist. Focus is on performing routine examinations in Computed Tomography, as well as advanced radiographic examinations on varied and complex patients. Students practice under direct and indirect supervision and receive feedback on their developing skills from qualified Medical Radiation Technologists.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
6
Format
30 practical hours per week over 16 weeks
Tuition
$4,090.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Medical Radiography.

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