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Advanced Radiotherapy Practice, Pg.Dip./Pg.Cert./MSc

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #108 (QS) Online
Our Advanced Radiotherapy Practice course offered by Trinity College Dublin aims to develop knowledge and skills in the advanced radiation therapy management of cancer patients and to enable you to critically evaluate and participate in research in this area.

Overview

During this Advanced Radiotherapy Practice program offered at Trinity College Dublin you will gain in-depth evidence based knowledge of the management of radiotherapy patients, critically evaluate your practice and develop ideas for services improvements within your practice and workplace.

It is aimed at Radiotherapy professionals that:

  • Are seeking to expand their career into Advanced Clinical Practice; Management and/or Research.
  • Wish to work in an extended role in their department.
  • Are returning to employment and may wish to update their knowledge on current evidence-based practice.

Programme Structure

Courses included
  • Imaging for advanced radiotherapy practice 
  • Delineation for radiotherapy planning 
  • Advances in radiation therapy
  • Health Services Management
  • Radiobiological Principles and Practice
  • Research Methods 
    • Health Services Management 

    Detailed Programme Facts

    • Programme intensity Part-time
      • Average part-time duration 12 months
      • Intensity Flexible
      • Duration description

        Options 1-3 years

    • Languages
      • English
    • Delivery mode
      Online

    English Language Requirements

    • Minimum required score:

      6.5

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    • Minimum required score:

      88

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    • Minimum required score:

      570

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    General Requirements

    Applications will be accepted from those who:

    • Hold an honours primary degree in Radiation Therapy, Medical Physics, Medicine or a related discipline; or otherwise satisfy the selection panel that they have the ability to complete and benefit from the course.
    • Evidence of relevant professional experience.
    • Be working in an area of radiation therapy for the duration of the course with access to radiation therapy planning software.
    • Have a fluent command of the English language. Students whose first language is not English must meet the University's English language requirements.

    Getting a Student Visa

    This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      5052 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 5052 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
    • EU/EEA

      2292 EUR/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 2292 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
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