Undergraduate Course Catalog 2008-2009
COURSE: 02-331 Principles and Practice of Radiation Therapy I (2)
Content is designed to provide an overview of cancer and the specialty of radiation therapy. The medical, biological, and pathological aspect as well as the physical and technical aspects will be discussed. The roles and responsibilities of the radiation therapist, the treatment prescription, the documentation of treatment parameters and delivery will also be discussed. Prerequisite: Admission to the NMH BS-RT program.