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RADT314 Radiation Therapy and Oncology III

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
Paper code RADT314
Subject Radiation Therapy
EFTS 0.1167
Points 14 points
Teaching period Semester 1 (6 February 2023 - 2 June 2023) (On campus)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,026.49
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RADT 215
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)
  • Analyse the resource implications of managing an oncology department

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Semester 1 (6 February 2023 - 2 June 2023)

Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system