MMR4010 - Professional practice 1
4 points, SCA Band 2, 0.0833333 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
This unit will introduce the student to the current scientific theories of the molecular basis of cancer, facilitate student understanding about the phenomenon of metastasis and the mechanisms of spread throughout the body, and address the pathology and aetiology of cancer. The unit will also deal with the principles of human bioethics and their application in the radiation oncology context and present students with theories of health psychology, health behaviour and stress and their relationship to the illness known as cancer.
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to demonstrate and communicate a broad and critical conceptual understanding of:
2 Clinical action plans (1500 words) and accompanying comparative reports (1500 words): 40%
Admission into the Master of Medical Radiations (Radiation Therapy)