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|
|Teaching period||Second Semester (8 July 2019 - 8 November 2019)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,224.45|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$5,978.70|
- RADT 124
- Limited to
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of Radiation Therapy's website
- Teaching staff
- Barrett, A., Dobbs, J., Morris, S. & Roquest, T. (2009). Practical Radiotherapy Planning. (4th Edition).
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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