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Online Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Radiation Therapy Practice

Online Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Radiation Therapy Practice offers two strands:

Clinical practice or treatment planning. Select an option to learn more about each strand.

Should you have any queries please contact us on PGRadRT@tcd.ie.

Clinical Practice Strand

The postgraduate certificate consists of 3 online modules over 1 academic year:

  • Imaging for advanced radiotherapy practice (10ECTs)
  • Delineation for radiotherapy planning (10 ECTs)  
  • Advances in radiation therapy (10ECTs)

On successful completion of this certificate you will be able to:

  • Identify radiological anatomy and critically appraise the optimal imaging for radiation therapy, from diagnosis to on-treatment verification
  • Critically appraise the relevance and application of the principles of target volume delineation and demonstrate proficiency in target volume and organs at risk delineation
  • Anticipate, recognise and appropriately manage site specific treatment-related toxicities

On successful completion of this certificate, you may choose to register to complete three additional modules towards the award of a postgraduate diploma.

Treatment Planning Strand

The postgraduate certificate consists of 3 online modules completed over 1 academic year:

  • Imaging for advanced radiotherapy practice (10 ECTs)
  • Delineation for radiotherapy planning (10 ECTs)
  • Specialist Radiation Therapy Techniques (10ECTs)

On successful completion of this certificate, you may choose to register to complete three additional modules towards the award of a postgraduate diploma.

Fees

Up-to-date information about course fees can be found at the Academic Registry.

For full details on how to apply please contact pgradrt@tcd.ie or call us on (01) 896 3234.