MMR4023 - Professional practice 2
4 points, SCA Band 2, 0.0833333 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
Leader: Ms Caroline Wright
This unit comprises a systematic introduction to cross sectional imaging anatomy and its relevance to radiation therapy. It develops further student knowledge and understanding of the gross pathology of cancer and their representation on medical images, and provides an insight into the surgical management of cancer and the principles of radiation oncology. Finally the unit also addresses legal principles relevant to the medical context within which the practice of radiation therapy is situated.
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to demonstrate and communicate a broad and critical conceptual understanding of:
Written examination (one and a half hours): 40%