Introduction to Radiation Therapy   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]
   

RAT 1001 - Introduction to Radiation Therapy


This course provides an introduction to the foundations, facilities and skills required for a radiation therapist. Content includes an orientation to working in the hospital setting, introduction to pathology, program policies and procedures, and an introduction to the history and current practices of radiation therapy technique, equipment and accessories. An introduction to computers and their use in the field of radiation therapy is also discussed.
Degrees Offered: A.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 3.
Student Advising Notes – Admission to the Radiation Therapy program.