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Health Physics and Radiation Biology - MRTY1036

Year - 2020

MRTY1036 is a Junior level unit designed specifically for students enrolled in the Bachelor of Applied Science (MRS) Diagnostics Radiography. It provides a basic knowledge and understanding of concepts in radioactivity and ultrasound, laying the foundation for understanding ultrasonic transducers, cyclotrons and radiation detectors. It also explores the effects of ionising and non-ionising radiation on biological systems, including implications for radiological protection.

2-hour lecture, 2-hour studio lab, 1-hour tutorial per week and directed independent learning.

Pre-lecture quizzes, workshop tutorials, studio lab sessions, assignments, mid-semester test, and final exam (100%).

Ball, Moore and Turner, Essential Physics for Radiographers (4th edn) (2008)


Faculty: Science

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Physics Academic Operations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
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Unit of Study coordinator: A/Prof John O'Byrne
HECS Band: 2
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