Course Catalog » Radiation Oncology 235C

Subject: Radiation Oncology
Course Number: 235C
Course Title: Clinical Rotation in Radiation Therapy Physics
Units: 3
School: Graduate Division
Department: Bioengineering Program

Course Description: This course will provide exposure to clinical medical physics activities commonly encountered in radiation oncology clinics. The student will rotate through various treatment modalities in the Radiation Oncology clinic to become familiar with medical physics procedures involved. The course will be divided into multi-week blocks. During each block the student will participate in clinical activities of a single service under the mentorship of one physics faculty.
Prerequisites: Radiation Oncology 235A and 235B
Restrictions: None
Activities: Clinical Experience/Patient Contact

Instructor of Record: J. Cunha
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? Yes

Quarter(s) Offered: Spring, Summer
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No