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    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.

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    Paper title Radiation Therapy Practice III
    Subject Radiation Therapy
    EFTS 0.5
    Points 60 points
    Teaching period 1st Non standard period (17 June 2024 - 29 November 2024) (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $4,521.00
    International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.
    Pre or Corequisite
    RADT 312, RADT 313, RADT 314, RADT 315
    Limited to
    Candidates require a clinical placement to have been arranged before enrolling in this paper.
    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 understanding of quality
    • Demonstrate the ability to identify error and problem solve in the clinical setting
    • Demonstrate reflective practice and utilise coping strategies in the context of illness, grief, death and dying


    1st Non standard period (17 June 2024 - 29 November 2024)

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
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