Physics of Medical Imaging

Study facts

Course codePHYS212
ECTS credits10
Teaching semesterSpring
Number of semesters1
Study levelPostgraduate Courses
Belongs toDepartment of Physics and Technology


Contact Information

Compulsory Assignments and Attendance

Approved student project is mandatory. Approved projects are valid for 2 years.

Learning Outcomes

After completing PHYS212 students should be able to:

- know the terminology and explain key features of the involved modalities, including an understanding of related physical modeling and presentation of results

- apply the acquired knowledge on basic physics principles to discuss the advantages and disadvantages of the various modalities, i.e. photon therapy versus heavy ion therapy

- complete a student project as part of the course and communicate findings to fellow students

Grading Scale

The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.