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Medical Radiologic Technology

Medical Radiologic Technology is a diploma program that provides knowledge and skill development in understanding and applying the principles of science and medicine as they relate to medical radiography. You will become technically competent with the techniques and equipment used in diagnostic imaging departments. You will study anatomy and physiology, X-ray equipment, photographic process, pathology, radiobiology and protection, and radiological and radiographic techniques, professionalism and patient care. It includes 50 weeks of clinical experience.

Graduates are eligible to write the national certification exam set by the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT) and for membership in the Saskatchewan Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (SAMRT).

Selected courses in this program are available through distance and/or continuing education. The program is available full-time at Saskatchewan Polytechnic campus in Saskatoon. For complete program information, check the program page.

This is a high demand program. The application period is October 1 to February 15 each academic year. Application is currently restricted to Canadian residents.


You will explore the structure and function of organs and systems in the normal human body. Your studies will focus on the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous and endocrine systems.

42 hours Additional costs: Course manual
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 7, 2015 - December 4, 2015
Registration deadline: September 18, 2015
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$390.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201502-500
January 25, 2016 - April 15, 2016
Registration deadline: February 5, 2016
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$390.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201503-517
May 2, 2016 - July 22, 2016
Registration deadline: May 13, 2016
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$390.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201504-55
Building on the knowledge gained in APHY 191 (Anatomy & Physiology 1) you will continue your study of the structure and function of the normal human body. Your studies will focus on the cardiovascular, immune, respiratory, digestive, urinary and reproductive systems.

Prerequisites: Anatomy and Physiology 1


38 hours, Additional costs: Course material
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 14, 2015 - December 4, 2015
Registration deadline: September 14, 2015
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$390.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201502-997
February 8, 2016 - April 29, 2016
Registration deadline: February 19, 2016
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$390.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201503-1004
You will study the transmission of microorganisms, blood-borne pathogens (i.e. hepatitis virus and HIV), standard precautions, isolation procedures, immunization for medical workers, sterilization and disinfection, biohazardous waste, safety and WHMIS.

25 hours Additional costs: Manual
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 28, 2015 - November 27, 2015
Registration deadline: October 9, 2015
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$288.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201502-507
January 4, 2016 - March 3, 2016
Registration deadline: January 15, 2016
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$288.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201503-527
September 14, 2015 - November 13, 2015
Registration deadline: September 25, 2015
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$288.00OnlineCRN: 201502-509
April 4, 2016 - June 2, 2016
Registration deadline: April 15, 2016
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$288.00OnlineCRN: 201503-529
May 23, 2016 - July 22, 2016
Registration deadline: June 3, 2016
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$288.00OnlineCRN: 201504-60
You will learn the prefixes, suffixes and combining forms from which medical terms are derived. You will also learn medical abbreviations.

10 hours/9 weeks Additional costs: Text(s) and required materials including a medical dictionary
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
September 14, 2015 - November 13, 2015
Registration deadline: September 25, 2015
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$127.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201502-506
January 4, 2016 - March 3, 2016
Registration deadline: January 15, 2016
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$127.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201503-525
March 21, 2016 - May 20, 2016
Registration deadline: April 1, 2016
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$127.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201503-526
May 23, 2016 - July 22, 2016
Registration deadline: June 3, 2016
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$127.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201504-59

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