MRI 162: MRI Pulsed Sequence, Imaging Options, and Parameters

online available

In this course, students learn the parameters and imaging options necessary to create quality magnetic resonance (MR) images. Topics include magnetic resonance (MR) pulse sequences, image formation, and image contrast. The pulse sequences covered are spin echo, fast spin echo, gradient echo, inversion recovery, echo planar, parallel imaging, and spectroscopy. Tissue characteristics, contrast agents, and post-processing techniques are also covered.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Admission to Magnetic Resonance program

Class offerings by semester

  Winter Summer Fall

Even Years
(2022, 2024, 2026)


Odd Years
(2023, 2025, 2027)


offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class
Revised: 2/2/22

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Description Hours
Credits 2
Lecture Hours 30
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 30

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