# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Radiologic Technology II Task 1546625329

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Research requirements for continuing education and specializations in radiologic technology.

Definition

Research should include
  • review of the accreditation requirements as outlined by the ARRT
  • review of the programmatic accreditation requirements from the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
  • the difference between attending an accredited and a nonaccredited program
  • academic and clinical requirements
  • special modalities
  • postgraduate programs
  • maintenance of continuing education requirements after licensure.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the difference between national and regional accreditation?
  • How many hours of continuing education are needed for recertification?
  • Who would approve continuing education credits?
  • What are the requirements for clinical and academic courses?

Related Standards of Learning

English

12.8

The student will analyze, evaluate, synthesize, and organize information from a variety of credible resources to produce a research product.
  1. Frame, analyze, and synthesize information to solve problems, answer questions, and generate new knowledge.
  2. Analyze information gathered from diverse sources by identifying misconceptions, main and supporting ideas, conflicting information, point of view, or bias.
  3. Critically evaluate the accuracy, quality, and validity of the information.
  4. Cite sources for both quoted and paraphrased ideas using a standard method of documentation, such as that of the Modern Language Association (MLA) or the American Psychological Association (APA).
  5. Define the meaning and consequences of plagiarism and follow ethical and legal guidelines for gathering and using information.
  6. Demonstrate ethical use of the Internet.

Other Related Standards

Common Career Technical Core

HL1

Determine academic subject matter, in addition to high school graduation requirements, necessary for pursuing a health science career.