Demonstration of safe practice across the three domains: CT/sim, planning and treatment. Quality assurance, problem solving, patient care, communication skills, reflective practice and coping strategies.
|Paper title||Radiation Therapy Practice III|
|Teaching period||1st Non standard period (24 June 2019 - 29 November 2019)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,081.50|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$19,929.00|
- RADT 312, RADT 313, RADT 314, RADT 315
- Limited to
- Candidates require a clinical placement to have been arranged before enrolling in this paper.
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of Radiation Therapy's website
- Teaching staff
- Melissa Pitchford
- 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.
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- Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will be able to do the following across three domains - CT/sim, planning and treatment:
- Demonstrate reliable, efficient and safe practice in the work place
- Demonstrate optimal patient care: assessment, advice and manage patient needs
- Demonstrate well developed communication skills
- Demonstrate the ability to work in a healthcare team
- Demonstrate the ability to identify error and problem solve in the clinical setting
- Demonstrate understanding of quality assurance
- Demonstrate reflective practice and utilise coping strategies in the context of illness, grief, death and dying