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Area/Catalogue
RADY 2015

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
105747

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2021.

Course owner

Course owner
UniSA Allied Health & Human Performance

Course aim

To develop practical and professional skills in radiation therapy treatment and planning.

Course content

Clinical skills development in external beam radiation therapy treatment and planning with the main emphasis on development of basic technical skills of treatment and planning; patient care and communication; safety; professional behaviour, team working and self motivation; radiation therapy equipment.

Textbook(s)

Hoskin, P (Ed) 2006, Radiotherapy in practice, external beam therapy, Oxford University Press, Oxford

Faithfull, S & Wells, M 2003, Supportive Care in Radiotherapy, Churchill Livingstone , London

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
RADY 2011 Radiation Therapy Studies 1

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Clinical 187.5 hours x -
Workshop (Preclinical) 24 hours over x 1 week
Workshop 1 hour x 5 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Clinical portfolio 3000 words 50% -
Clinical report N/A 30% -
Written assignment 1500 words 20% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note: all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation.

Course Coordinators

UniSA Allied Health & Human Performance

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