Clinical rationale for selecting appropriate treatments, pathology of tumours, structure and function of New Zealand health system, resource implications.
|Paper title||Radiation Therapy and Oncology III|
|Teaching period||First Semester (5 February 2018 - 8 June 2018)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$933.95|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,429.93|
- RADT 215
- Limited to
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of Radiation Therapy's website
- Teaching staff
- Kelly Lloyd
- Washington, C.M. & Leaver, D.T. (2016). Principles and Practice of Radiation Therapy. (4th Edition). Mosby, St Louis, Missouri
- 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
- Discuss the oncology of and the clinical rationale for selecting appropriate treatment for the stated 'site list' (tumours that are commonly treated clinically)
- Analyse the resource implications of managing an oncology department