Wayne State University

Curriculum

Fall Semester—Professional Year 1

Course Number Course Name
RT 3000 Concepts of Clinical Care
RT 3010 Introductory Radiation Physics
RT 3110 Clinical Aspects of Radiation Therapy
RT 3310 Clinical Practicum I
Semester Total Credits: 12

Winter Semester—Professional Year 1

Course Number Course Name
RT 5650 Pathophysiology for Health Sciences
RT 3020 Clinical Radiation Physics
RT 3140 Topographic Anatomy and Medical Imaging
RT 3320 Clinical Practicum II

Semester Total Credits: 13

Spring/Summer Semester—Professional Year 1

Course Number Course Name
RT 3200 Therapeutic Interactions in Oncology Care
RT 3330 Clinical Practicum III
  Elective or University General Education Requirement (if needed)
Semester Total Credits: 6-9

Fall Semester—Professional Year 2

Course Number Course Name
RT 4110 Clinical Radiation Oncology
RT 4140 Oncological Pathology
RT 4220 Radionuclide Physics
RT 4350 Clinical Practicum IV
Semester Total Credits: 13

Winter Semester—Professional Year 2

Course Number Course Name
RT 4120 Basic Clinical Dosimetry
RT 4150 Radiobiology of Radiation Oncology
RT 4240 Radiation Therapy Technology Seminar
RT 4360 Clinical Practicum V (WI)
Semester Total Credits: 13

Spring/Summer Semester—Professional Year 2

Course Number Course Name
RT 4300 Quality Assurance
RT 4370 Clinical Practicum VI
Semester Total Credits: 6

Program Total Credits: 62-65

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