Radiation Safety and Management
Seoul, South Korea
Area of Study
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4
Hours & Credits
This course intended to learn techniques and policies for the radiation protection, radiation safety management,and radioactive waste and transportation.
Contamination from radioactive materials in the environmental and health science field became more important nowadays. In this course, new techniques and procedures for radiation safety management, protection, and detection will be introduced.
Atoms, Radiation, and Radiation Protection, 3rd edition (Wiley-VCH) authored by James E. Turner
Course introduction and basic mathematical skills
Types of radiation and units of measure
Interaction of photons with matter
Biological effects of radaiation
Mesuting radiation and radioactivity
Radiation protection (1) - Dose limits
Radiation protection (2) - Radiaiton exposure control
Radiation protection (3) - Required postings and controls
Contamination detection and control (1)
Contamination detection and control (2)
Contamination detection and control (3)
Radioactive waste and transportation (1)
Radioactive waste and transportation (2)
Radioactive waste and transportation (3)
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.