2021 - 2022 Undergraduate Bulletin


Course Description

RAD 265 Principles of Radiation Production, Characteristics and Equipment 3 cr.

  • Offered: Winter
  • Prerequisite: Admission to radiography program.

The concepts of radiation production, emission and interaction with matter, radiation types and characteristics, and a base knowledge of the components, principles and operation of radiographic, fluoroscopic, mobile, tomographic and digital imaging equipment. Factors affecting image acquisition, display, archiving and retrieval are discussed.