Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Radiation Therapy) Program By University of South Australia |Top Universities

Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Radiation Therapy)

Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Radiation Therapy)

  • QS World University Rankings
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  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months
Radiation therapists work alongside radiation oncologists and medical physicists to plan and deliver radiation treatment, primarily to cancer patients. Using dedicated radiotherapy treatment planning software, radiation therapists model radiation doses and operate radiation equipment to accurately deliver high energy ionising radiation treatments. This degree provides hands-on experience with the on-campus facilities include the Virtual Environment Radiotherapy Training (VERT) suite so that students can learn practically. Plus, they will  complete over 1,800 hours of clinical placements. It will also complemented by an in-depth theoretical component taught by teaching staff and academics. Through this bachelor degree, graduates may have a career pathway in a variety of settings such as hospitals, private practice, medical equipment companies, and R&D field.