This externship provides students with an opportunity for initial concentrated clinical experience in an orthopaedic office or hospital setting.  Students will practice the skills they have learned in the classroom and laboratory on real orthopaedic patients under the direct supervision of an orthopaedic clinical supervisor and orthopaedic provider. Clinical placement will be provided by the Program Coordinator. A $89 fee will be assessed for all student taking ORTH 150C, this fee covers the cost of the radiation badge which is required per state/national law and accreditation to monitor student rations dose. (Prerequisites: ORTH 101C, ORTH 103C, ORTH 108C, 109C, 113C, each with a grade of “C” or higher and permission of the Program Coordinator for Orthopaedic Technology; corequisites: ORTH 102C, ORTH 104C, ORTH 150C, ORTH 208C.)