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RADT216 Radiation Therapy Planning Concepts II

Application of radiation therapy calculations, principles and concepts of planning for critiquing standard techniques, applied imaging and anatomy, effects of radiation on biological systems.

Paper title Radiation Therapy Planning Concepts II
Paper code RADT216
Subject Radiation Therapy
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Second Semester (3 July 2017 - 22 December 2017)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,176.90
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,475.00

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Prerequisite
RADT 124
Limited to
BRT
Contact
rtenquiries.uow@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Darien Montgomerie
Textbooks
Barrett, A., Dobbs, J., Morris, S. & Roquest, T. (2009). Practical Radiotherapy Planning. (4th Edition).
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will be able to
  • Demonstrate knowledge and application of calculations used in radiation therapy
  • Demonstrate knowledge and application of principles and concepts of computer planning for critiquing standard techniques
  • Demonstrate an understanding of imaging and anatomy relevant to computer planning
  • Discuss the effects of radiation on biological systems

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Timetable

Second Semester (3 July 2017 - 22 December 2017)

Location
Wellington
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Moodle

Application of radiation therapy calculations, principles and concepts of planning for critiquing standard techniques, applied imaging and anatomy, effects of radiation on biological systems.

Paper title Radiation Therapy Planning Concepts II
Paper code RADT216
Subject Radiation Therapy
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Second Semester (2 July 2018 - 21 December 2018)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
RADT 124
Limited to
BRT
Contact
rtenquiries.uow@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Billie Mudie
Textbooks
Barrett, A., Dobbs, J., Morris, S. & Roquest, T. (2009). Practical Radiotherapy Planning. (4th Edition).
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will be able to
  • Demonstrate knowledge and application of calculations used in radiation therapy
  • Demonstrate knowledge and application of principles and concepts of computer planning for critiquing standard techniques
  • Demonstrate an understanding of imaging and anatomy relevant to computer planning
  • Discuss the effects of radiation on biological systems

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Timetable

Second Semester (2 July 2018 - 21 December 2018)

Location
Wellington
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Moodle