College of Health and Human Services

Radiography AS Degree Requirements

The degree requirements are currently being updated to reflect the Indiana General Education requirements.  Please check the website frequently for updated information.  

Advising Bingo Sheet - AS Radiography 

                                         Pre-Radiography General Education

Course

Course Title

Credits

 BIOL 203  Human Anatomy & Physiology I 4
 BIOL 204  Human Anatomy & Physiology II 4
 COM 114 or COM 212  Speech/Interpersonal Communication 3
 ENG W131  Elementary Composition 3
 MA 153  Algebra & Trigonometry I 3
 PSY 120  Elementary Psychology 3
 NURS 106  Medical Terminology 3
TOTAL  
23

 

Professional Radiography Education - Required Courses (56 credits)

Term Course Course Name Credits
Fall (12 cr)

 

RADX-R105 Orientation to Radiography/Medical Imaging 2
RADX-R106 Fundamentals of Patient Care for Med Imaging 2
RADX-R111 Radiography I with Lab 3
RADX-R190 Introduction to Clinical Education 2
RADX-R270 Radiologic Physics 3

Spring (12 cr)

RADX-R191 Clinical Education I 3
RADX-R211 Radiography II with Lab 3
RADX-R271 Foundations of Image Acquisition 3
RADX-R304 Cross Sectional Anatomy 3

Sum I (2 cr)

RADX-R192 Clinical Education II 2
Sum II  (2 cr) RADX-R291 Clinical Education III 2
Fall (14 cr) RADX-R206 Advanced Patient Care in Medical Imaging 2
RADX-R215 Medical Imaging Modalities 3
RADX-R255 Radiation Biology/Protection in Radiography 3
RADX-R292 Clinical Education IV 3
RADX-R371 Advanced Image Acquisition 3
Spring (13 cr) RADX-R293 Clinical Education V 3
RADX-R305 Radiography Image Critique 2
RADX-R306 Radiography Pathology 3
RADX-R310 Seminar in Radiography 3
RADX-R401 Legal Issues in Imaging 3

   * Course sequence subject to change at the discretion of the Radiography Chair

Fall and Spring Semester:  Clock Hour/Credit Hour Ratio

  • Lecture:  1 Clock Hour = 1 Credit Hour
  • Lab:  2-3 Clock Hours = 1 Credit Hour
  • Clinical:  6 Clock Hours = 1 Credit Hour

Summer I and II Session:  Clock Hour/Credit Hour Ratio*

  • Lecture:  2.5 Clock Hour = 1 Credit Hour
  • Lab:  5-7.5 Clock Hours = 1 Credit Hour
  • Clinical:  15 Clock Hours = 1 Credit Hour

*This is course work offered during a summer session and that is equivalent in content, contact hours, and credit value to course work offered during a regular semester. Because the length of the course differs from the regular semester, all deadlines and time periods will be prorated. 

Transfer Credit Policy

General Education Prerequisite Coursework
Transfer credits will be accepted for courses equivalent to General Education Prerequisite courses from regionally accredited colleges and universities in which the student has earned a C- or higher.  Equivalents to application requirements will be evaluated on an individual basis upon petition from an applicant.

Professional Education Coursework
Requests for transfer credits for professional radiography courses will be reviewed by the Department of Radiography on an individual basis.  A request for such transfer credit does not guarantee approval of credit.

© 2014 Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW). All rights reserved. IPFW is an equal access/equal opportunity university.
If you have trouble accessing this page because of a disability, please email the Office of Institutional Equity at accessibility@ipfw.edu.