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|
|Points||60 points 60 points|
|Teaching period(s)||1st Non standard period (29 January 2018 - 6 July 2018), 2nd Non standard period (18 June 2018 - 23 November 2018)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$4,001.50|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$18,980.00|
- 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 consistent and safe practice
- Demonstrate understanding of quality assurance procedures
- Demonstrate the ability to identify error and problem-solving skills
- Demonstrate consistent and optimal patient care: assessment, advice and managing patient needs
- Demonstrate well-developed communication skills
- Demonstrate reflective practice and utilise coping strategies in the context of illness, grief, death and dying