norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description RAD1011 - Basic Knowledge in Radiography (2005/2006)

LevelUndergraduate
ECTS Credits30
DurationAutumn and Spring
LanguageNorwegian
Prerequisite(s) 
Aim

The student will document knowledge within the basic fields of radiation physics, radiation protection, Medical radiation equipment, imaging and patology. The student will show insight of the basic needs of the patient, and how  to take care of the patient before, during and after examinations. The student will show knowledge an skills within basic ethical theories, communication and how to deal with conflicts.

Content

Radiation physics, radiation protection, radiation biology,  medical radiation equipment, imaging, patology, ethics and communication, nursing, psycology and basic radiography.

Study MethodsPBL (Problem Based Learning)
AssessmentPortfolio Assessment
Written Exam, 6 hours
Each part must be individually approved of.
If the student fail on parts of the exam he will only have to do this part over again. The portfolio contents 4 written papers, were two are evaluated together with the written exam. Each paper will count for 25% of the total result. The student - group choose one of the papers for evaluation
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsNone
The student must document presens at mandantory parts of module 1 - 3.