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    Application of radiation therapy calculations, principles and concepts of planning for critiquing standard techniques, applied imaging and anatomy, effects of radiation on biological systems.

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    Paper title Radiation Therapy Planning Concepts II
    Subject Radiation Therapy
    EFTS 0.15
    Points 18 points
    Teaching period Semester 2 (8 July 2024 - 8 November 2024) (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $1,356.30
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    RADT 124
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    Teaching staff

    Kate Chadwick

    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


    Semester 2 (8 July 2024 - 8 November 2024)

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    This paper is taught On Campus
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