CT Physics and Instrumentation I (CT 130)

PREREQUISITE COURSES FOR CT Physics and Instrumentation I

Course Description Credits Course Type Code
CT 110 Patient Care and Radiation Safety in CT Scanning Credits: 2 Crs Type: OL

Course Memo

This online course will include the basics of x-ray production, the nature of x-rays and the interaction with matter. The construction of the CT scanner and the evolution from the beginning CT units to modern day units will be discussed. Image processing and display to include reconstruction, data management and review of images to determine quality and recognize artifacts will also be covered. Quality control of the CT scanner will also be included in this course.