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RADT401 Applied Radiation Therapy Advanced Practice

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Cancer cell biology, radiobiology, chemotherapy, hormone therapy, immunotherapy. History taking and clinical assessment. Evidence based treatment and toxicities of breast, prostate, cervix/endometrial and colo-rectal sites. Symptom management.

Paper title Applied Radiation Therapy Advanced Practice
Paper code RADT401
Subject Radiation Therapy
EFTS 0.25
Points 30 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2021 (Distance learning)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,889.00
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $10,776.75

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Restriction
RADX 401
Limited to
PGCertHealSc
Contact
rtenquiries.uow@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff

Associate Professor Peter Larsen
Aidan Leong

Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
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

On the completion of this paper the successful student will be able to:

  • Evaluate current clinical practice against best clinical evidence
  • Understand the processes involved in developing clinical guidelines and protocols
  • Understand how to evaluate aspects of clinical practice
  • Understand the role of clinical audit in enhancing quality of clinical care

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Timetable

Not offered in 2021

Location
Wellington
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Moodle

Cancer cell biology, radiobiology, chemotherapy, hormone therapy, immunotherapy. History taking and clinical assessment. Evidence based treatment and toxicities of breast, prostate, cervix/endometrial and colo-rectal sites. Symptom management.

Paper title Applied Radiation Therapy Advanced Practice
Paper code RADT401
Subject Radiation Therapy
EFTS 0.25
Points 30 points
Teaching period Semester 1 (Distance learning)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2022 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Restriction
RADX 401
Limited to
PGCertHealSc
Contact
rtenquiries.uow@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff

Associate Professor Peter Larsen, Aidan Leong

Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
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

On the completion of this paper the successful student will be able to:

  • Evaluate current clinical practice against best clinical evidence
  • Understand the processes involved in developing clinical guidelines and protocols
  • Understand how to evaluate aspects of clinical practice
  • Understand the role of clinical audit in enhancing quality of clinical care

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Timetable

Semester 1

Location
Wellington
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Moodle