Physics of Radiation Therapy II

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Physics of Radiation Therapy II

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Health Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • 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 Disclaimer

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