PHYS-115

Physics-Medical Radiography I

CREDITS: 4
LENGTH: 15 weeks
CAMPUS: Prince George
REQUISITES: Corequisite: MRAD-101, MRAD-103, MRAD-105, MRAD-107, MRAD-109, MRAD-111, BIO-126
Required Supporting Lab: PHYS-115L
 
DESCRIPTION:
This introductory level course emphasizes the application of physical phenomena in medical radiography. Topics include structure of matter, electromagnetic radiation, electrostatics, direct and alternating current circuits, and production of x-rays. The physics of x-ray tubes, including heat dissipation, will also be discussed. Students relate the production of radiation and radiation exposure factors/settings to a resultant radiographic image.

Course Schedule

ID SEMESTER CAMPUS DELIVERY LOCATION INSTRUCTOR STARTS ENDS MEETS
001 Fall 2021 Prince George Unknown 3-348, 3-348 B. Rudecki September 7 December 17 F 2:00PM W 10:00AM

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