Clinical rationale for selecting appropriate treatments, pathology of tumours, structure and function of New Zealand health system, resource implications.
|Paper title||Radiation Therapy and Oncology III|
|Teaching period||First Semester (1 February 2021 - 11 June 2021)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$982.38|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$5,030.59|
- RADT 215
- Limited to
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of Radiation Therapy's website
- Teaching staff
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)
- Analyse the resource implications of managing an oncology department