ERIC Number: ED198253
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Military Curricula for Vocational and Technical Education. X-Ray Specialist, 10-16.
Department of the Army, Washington, DC.; Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
These instructor and student materials for a postsecondary course in radiography are one of a number of military-developed curriculum packages selected for adaptation to vocational instruction and curriculum development in civilian settings. This course is designed to provide a working knowledge of radiography that will enable students to perform basic radiographic examinations which meet the standards of the American Medical Association and to provide a quality radiograph to aid physicians in diagnosis. The course consists of five areas of instruction covering 388 hours. Instructional areas include (1) Anatomy and Physiology, (2) Radiographic Physics, (3) Radiographic Positioning, (4) Radiographic Positioning Laboratory, and (5) Special Radiographic Procedures and Techniques. Printed instructor materials include lesson plans and plans of instruction detailing the units of instruction, objectives, duration of lessons, and support materials needed. Student materials include two units of programmed instruction and student handouts. (A reference manual for this course--Radiologic Technology: AFM 160-30; TM 8-280; NAVMED P-5119--is available through loan.) (LRA)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations, Allied Health Occupations Education, Allied Health Personnel, Course Content, Course Objectives, Curriculum Guides, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Postsecondary Education, Radiographers, Radiologic Technologists, Radiology, Technical Occupations, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of the Army, Washington, DC.; Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.
Identifiers: Military Curriculum Project
Note: The reference manual for this course is available through loan. Contact Dr. Shirley Chase, The National Center Clearinghouse, The National Center for Research in Vocational Education, The Ohio State University, 1960 Kenny Road, Columbus, OH 43210; telephone (614) 486-3655.