Metropolitan Community College offers many flexible scheduling options to you meet degree requirements while balancing work and life. For convenience, we have listed our classes in alphabetical order.
Important: MCC recently updated the BSAD course designator for its business courses to either BUSN or ACCT. Please refer to the Business Course Crosswalk (PDF) to determine the name of the new BUSN or ACCT course that will fulfill the BSAD requirement on your degree plan.
RATE 180 - Digital Imaging Environment and Image Analysis (2.5 credits)
Prerequisite: RATE 171 with a grade of C or better & Admission to the Radiologic Technology program. This course addresses components, principles and operation of digital imaging systems in diagnostic radiology. Factors that impact image acquisition, display, archiving and retrieval are explored. This course will explore all aspect of the digital imaging environment from the radiology information system to the digital image management or picture archiving and communication system. Content provides a basis for analyzing radiographic images. Included are the importance of optimal imaging standards, discussion of a problem-solving technique for image evaluation and the factors that can affect image quality.