AP4275 - Radiological Physics and Dosimetry

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Physics
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
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Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2017/18

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The present course aims to teach the students about the basic physical principles that form a common foundation for radiotherapy physics, diagnostic radiological physics, nuclear medicine and health physics. The course materials mainly cover the concepts related to the science of ionizing radiation, the quantitative determination of absorbed dose, clinical applications of radiation and radiological equipments used in medicine, which are essential to understanding of the practice in medical radiation physics.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 30%
Examination: 70%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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