Course Description

Course Name

Physics of Radiation Therapy II

Session: VSOS3221

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.

Overview

Introduction
There are 3D-CRT, IMRT, SRS, IGRT, Proton therapy and etc in modern radiotherapy. In this class, we are going to learn the basic principles of modern radiotherapy and treatment planning system.
 
Course Objectives
To understand the basic principles of modern radiotherapy and treatment planning system
 
Prerequisites & Class Requirements
* Prerequisite: Physics of radiation therapy I or Radiation therapy
 
* Important!!!
You are not allowed to take this courese if you didn't take either physics of radiation therapy I or radiation therapy.
 
Textbooks
The physics of radiation therapy 4th edition. Author: Faiz M. Khan

*Course content subject to change