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This course introduces students to fundamental aspects of radiation physics, including the mechanisms of interaction of radiation with matter. The basic concepts and techniques of radiation therapy are covered, as are the fundamentals of radiation protection. Applications of non-ionising radiation in medicine are also covered.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
Lectures and tutorials covering radiation physics, radiobiology, radiotherapy techniques, treatment planning and radiation protection.
This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.
1 90 minute written examination (66.67%); continuous assessment (33.33%).