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RADT215 Radiation Therapy and Oncology II

Clinical rationale for selecting appropriate treatments, patient assessment methods, treatment reactions, combined modality treatments, carcinogenesis, genetics, pathology of tumours.

Paper title Radiation Therapy and Oncology II
Paper code RADT215
Subject Radiation Therapy
EFTS 0.0833
Points 10 points
Teaching period Semester 2 (5 July 2021 - 5 November 2021) (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $701.22
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,590.81

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RADT 123
Limited to
Teaching staff

Alannah Flockton


Washington, C.M. and Leaver, D.T. (2020). Principles and Practice of Radiation Therapy. (5th Edition). Mosby, St Louis, Missouri.

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
  • Discuss the oncology of and the clinical rationale for selecting appropriate treatment for the stated 'site list' (tumours that are commonly treated clinically)
  • Discuss the implications of the Cartwright Inquiry

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Semester 2 (5 July 2021 - 5 November 2021)

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system