ERIC Number: ED130714
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Nuclear Medicine Technology: A Suggested Two-Year Curriculum Manual.
This curriculum guide prescribes an educational program for training nuclear medicine technologists. Following a brief section on program development, the curriculum is both outlined and presented in detail. For each of the 44 courses, the following information is given: (1) sequential placement of the course in the curriculum; (2) course description; (3) course and lab hours per week; (4) quarter hours credit; (5) prerequisites; (6) suggested textbooks; (7) course objectives; and (8) detailed course outline. The nuclear medicine technologist curriculum spans eight academic quarters and leads to the Associate in Applied Science degree. Studies in the history, philosophy, and procedures of nuclear medicine technology are interwoven with studies in the basic physical and social sciences and English and with clinical practice at hospitals and other clinical agencies. In addition to the curriculum outline, admissions policies are suggested. Appended are: an outline of the essentials of an accredited educational program, job descriptions, a career ladder chart, a description and cost listing of necessary program equipment, and suggested supplies. (Author/JDS)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Community Colleges, Raleigh.