B.Sc. - Radiotherapy

B.Sc. Radiotherapy Technology Course Details

OBJECTIVE

This program is approved by Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB).

To train students in Radiotherapy techniques with specific objective driven learning such as Radiation safety, Special patient preparation before the study to obtain the most accurate result in radiotherapy procedures and handling the machines used for the procedures effectively.

These students would be in a position to competently assist the Physician, to cater to the branch of Radiotherapy globally.

DURATION

3 Years Full Time

RESERVATION OF SEATS

As per University norms

SELECTION PROCEDURE

Based on marks in XII Std. Science / Equivalent Examination followed Entrance test shortlisting & Personal interview and written ability test.

MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION

The medium of instruction for all the courses shall be English.

PATTERN OF PROGRAMME

Semester

ATTRIBUTES (AS PART OF PARAMETERS FOR SELECTION)

Graduation +Work Experience +Extra-Curricular

EXAMINATION PATTERN

Students will be evaluated throughout the two years of the programme by periodic tests as well as assignments. Consideration will be given for the student's contribution to classroom discussions, written reports, reading and other assignments. The evaluation of the student's performance is done by means of continuous on-going internal evaluations as well as at the end of each semester external examination will be conducted by SIU.

STANDARD OF PASSING

The assessment of the student for each examination is done, based on relative performance. Maximum Grade Point (GP) is 10 corresponding to O (Outstanding). For all courses, a student is required to pass both internal and external examination separately with a minimum Grade Point of 4 corresponding to Grade P. Students securing less than 40% absolute marks in each head of passing will be declared FAIL. The University awards a degree to the student who has achieved a minimum CGPA of 4 out of maximum of 10 CGPA for the program.

AWARD OF DEGREE

Bachelor of Science (Radiotherapy) will be awarded at the end of semester VI examination by taking into consideration the performance of all semester examinations after obtaining 4.000 CGPA out of 10 CGPA.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE
Generic Core Courses
Catalog Course Code Course Code Course Title Specialization Credits Internal Marks External Mark Internal Practical Marks External Practical Marks Total Marks
T4565 0401220101 Anatomy I 4 40 40 0 20 100
T4948 0401220102 Basic Biochemistry 4 40 40 0 20 100
T4429 0401220103 Physiology I 4 40 40 0 20 100
T4107 0401220104 Basic Pharmacology 2 20 0 0 30 50
T4946 0401220105 Basic Sciences 2 20 0 0 30 50
T4430 0401220106 Hospital Practices and Patient Care I 2 20 0 0 30 50
T4947 0401220107 Communication Skills for Allied Health Professionals - Foundation 1 25 0 0 0 25
T4427 0401220108 Medical Ethics and Legal Aspects 1 25 0 0 0 25
Total 20 230 120 0 150 500
Generic Elective Courses Group
Catalog Course Code Course Code Course Title Specialization Credits Internal Marks External Mark Internal Practical Marks External Practical Marks Total Marks
T4433 0401220109 Computer Skills 1 25 0 0 0 25
T4432 0401220110 Psychology 1 25 0 0 0 25
T4431 0401220111 Sociology 1 25 0 0 0 25
Total Required Credits 1 25 0 0 0 25
Generic Core Courses
Catalog Course Code Course Code Course Title Specialization Credits Internal Marks External Mark Internal Practical Marks External Practical Marks Total Marks
T4949 0401220201 Basic Microbiology & Parasitology 4 40 40 0 20 100
T4950 0401220202 Pathology 4 40 40 0 20 100
T4566 0401220203 Anatomy II 3 30 0 0 45 75
T4436 0401220204 Physiology II 3 30 0 0 45 75
TH4093 0401220205 Hospital Practices & Patient Care II 2 20 0 0 30 50
T4435 0401220206 Communication Skills for Allied Health Professionals - Advanced 1 25 0 0 0 25
T4499 0401220207 Medical Physics 1 25 0 0 0 25
TH4095 0401220208 Fitness for Life * 0 0 0 0 0 Non Letter Grade
Total 18 210 80 0 160 450
Generic Elective Courses Group
Catalog Course Code Course Code Course Title Specialization Credits Internal Marks External Mark Internal Practical Marks External Practical Marks Total Marks
T4440 0401220209 Applied Mathematics 1 25 0 0 0 25
T4502 0401220210 Computer Language 1 25 0 0 0 25
T4439 0401220211 Nutrition & Dietetics 1 25 0 0 0 25
Total Required Credits 1 25 0 0 0 25
Generic Core Courses
Catalog Course Code Course Code Course Title Specialization Credits Internal Marks External Mark Internal Practical Marks External Practical Marks Total Marks
T2208 0401220301 Research Methodology 4 40 40 0 20 100
TH4058 0401220302 Applied Clinical Sciences (Radiotherapy) 2 20 30 0 0 50
T4938 0401220303 Introduction to Medical Imaging 2 20 0 0 30 50
T2560 0401220304 Principles and Practices of Management 2 20 30 0 0 50
TH4014 0401220305 Principles of Practical Radiotherapy 2 20 0 0 30 50
T4375 0401220306 Principles of Radiation Oncology 2 20 30 0 0 50
TH4013 0401220307 Radiation protection and safety 2 20 30 0 0 50
T4376 0401220308 Radiobiology 2 20 30 0 0 50
T4951 0401220309 Basic Patient Assessment 1 25 0 0 0 25
T4441 0401220310 Personality Development for Allied Health Professionals - I 1 25 0 0 0 25
T2883 0401220311 Core Environmental Studies
*
0 0 0 0 0 Non Letter Grade
Total 20 230 190 0 80 500
Generic Core Courses
Catalog Course Code Course Code Course Title Specialization Credits Internal Marks External Mark Internal Practical Marks External Practical Marks Total Marks
T8000 0401220401 Service Learning 4 100 0 0 0 100
TH4094 0401220402 Practical Brachytherapy and Teletherapy 3 30 0 0 45 75
T4771 0401220403 Fitness and Lifestyle Management 2 50 0 0 0 50
TH4015 0401220404 Patient Set-up in Radiotherapy Treatment 2 20 0 0 30 50
T4380 0401220405 Principles of Brachytherapy & Teletherapy 2 20 30 0 0 50
T4447 0401220406 Personality Development for Allied Health Professionals - II 1 25 0 0 0 25
T4775 0401220407 Self Defence 1 25 0 0 0 25
T4777 0401220408 Yoga 1 25 0 0 0 25
T4005 0401220409 Integrated Disaster Management * 0 0 0 0 0 Non Letter Grade
Total 16 295 30 0 75 400
Generic Elective Courses Group
Catalog Course Code Course Code Course Title Specialization Credits Internal Marks External Mark Internal Practical Marks External Practical Marks Total Marks
T6284 0401220410 Contemporary India and The World 2 50 0 0 0 50
T6507 0401220411 Introduction to Social Justice 2 50 0 0 0 50
T6604 0401220412 Political Science 2 50 0 0 0 50
SWM01 0401220413 Swayam Course 2 50 0 0 0 50
T6477 0401220414 Theater 2 50 0 0 0 50
T6475 0401220415 Creative Writing 1 25 0 0 0 25
T6491 0401220416 Cyber Law 1 25 0 0 0 25
T6487 0401220417 Film Appreciation 1 25 0 0 0 25
T6476 0401220418 World Music 1 25 0 0 0 25
Total Required Credits 4 100 0 0 0 100
Generic Core Courses
Catalog Course Code Course Code Course Title Specialization Credits Internal Marks External Mark Internal Practical Marks External Practical Marks Total Marks
T4906 0401220501 Summer Internship Programme 7 70 0 0 105 175
T4383 0401220502 Clinical Oncology- I 4 40 40 0 20 100
TH4016 0401220503 Radiotherapy Dosimetry-I 4 40 40 0 20 100
T4939 0401220504 Applied Management in Radiotherapy Unit 2 20 0 0 30 50
T4451 0401220505 Basic Life Support 2 25 0 0 25 50
T4567 0401220506 Soft Skills for Allied Health Professionals - I 1 25 0 0 0 25
Total 20 220 80 0 200 500
Generic Core Courses
Catalog Course Code Course Code Course Title Specialization Credits Internal Marks External Mark Internal Practical Marks External Practical Marks Total Marks
T4806 0401220601 Project 6 60 0 0 90 150
T4996 0401220602 Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) 4 40 40 0 20 100
TH4018 0401220603 Radiotherapy Machines, Instrumentation and Quality Assurance 4 40 40 0 20 100
TH4017 0401220604 Radiotherapy Dosimetry-II 3 40 0 0 35 75
T4387 0401220605 Clinical Oncology- II 2 30 0 0 20 50
T4568 0401220606 Soft Skills for Allied Health Professionals - II 1 25 0 0 0 25
Total 20 235 80 0 185 500
INTAKE

06 students

EVALUATION / ASSESSMENT

The evaluation will have both internal & external components. The internal component will be continuous throughout the semester & external component will be conducted by the university at the end of the semester. A student would be required to pass in each head (internal and external) independently. Students would be assessed according to the Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) system. Students would be awarded the Grade Point Average where grades would be awarded based on the class average. A student would be required to perform consistently well.

The B.Sc. (Radiotherapy) programme will have a total of 150 credits in 3 years. Each credit is defined as 15 hours of teaching (Lecture or Lecture demonstration) or 30 hours of supervised practicals. Each credit is assessed for 25 Marks. For all external courses internal assessment will be of 40% and external assessment will be of 60%. Practicals will be 100% external. Internal courses will be evaluated 100% internally by the institute.

Global Immersion Program (GIP) / Service Learning, Liberal Arts & Inter Institute Credit transfer programme - Students of UG programmes of SIU are offered Global Immersion Program (GIP) of 12 credits OR The students can opt for Service Learning, Liberal Arts & Inter Institute Credit Transfer equivalent to 12 credits in the 4th semester

Eligibility Criteria

Std. XII pass with any two of the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Botany, Zoology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Mathematics OR equivalent as decided by competent authority.

Important: It is the responsibility of the Candidates to ascertain whether they possess the requisite qualiļ¬cations for admission. Having been admitted provisionally does not mean acceptance of eligibility. Final eligibility for admission will be decided by Symbiosis International University

FEE STRUCTURE
Academic Fees for 2022-23 (Indian Students)
Batch Year Deposit 1st Installment 2nd Installment Total
2022-25 I 20,000 1,00,000 1,00,000 2,20,000
Academic Fees for 2022-23 (International Students)
Batch Year Deposit Adminstrative fees 1st Installment 2nd Installment 3rd Installment Total
2022-25 I 20,000 40,000 45,000 85,000 1,70,000 3,60,000
HOW TO APPLY ?

STEP I: Online registration to B.Sc. Radiotherapy programme: Complete the online registration by filling the online registration form and making online payment of registration charges. Registration charges are Rs.1250/-

STEP II: You will be called for Entrance Test & PI-WAT exam ( Personal Interview and Written Ability Test)

STEP III: Selection will be intimated to candidate through email.

STEP IV: Admission process will be completed after the verification of all the submitted documents and payment of 1st instalment of academic fees.

To apply for admissions- Click here

Documents required at the time of Admission:
  1. Certificate of passing the qualifying examination (10th & 12th Science)
  2. Mark list (10th & 12th Science)
  3. Migration Certificate in original
  4. Transfer Certificate or School Leaving Certificate
  5. Character Certificate / No dues certificate
  6. Requisite caste certificate issued by the competent authority if admission is against reserved category
  7. Gap Certificate if applicable
  8. Certificate of change of name if applicable supported by documentary evidence like Government Gazette
Important Dates
Sr No Description Date(s)

1

Commencement of Registration

5th April  2022

2

Closure of Registration

30th September 2022

3

Admit Card Generation

NA

4

Entrance Date

Rolling Selection Process starting from, 24th May, 2022

5

Result Declaration

17th June, 2022

6

Shortlist Declaration

17th June, 2022

7

PIWAT/GEPIWAT/PRPI Dates

Rolling Selection Process starting from, 24th May, 2022

8

Merit List Date

17th June, 2022

9

Programme Commencement

9th August, 2022

These are tentative dates, subject to change. For regular updates, please log on www.sihspune.org

PROGRAMME OUTCOME
  • To train students in the technological aspects of radiation therapy with a good scientific Foundation.
  • To practice radiation safety principles & provide optimum patient care.
  • To strengthen their instrumentation understanding with respect to principle, operation and maintenance to deliver the treatment plan effectively.
  • To train the students to adapt to the continuous & emerging advancements in the field of therapeutic Radiotherapy.
  • To expose them to basics of research, management and cultivate analytical thinking.
  • To polish the soft skills as applicable in the healthcare sector & work competently in a team of radiation oncology department.
  • To develop sensitivity towards society, environment sustainability & empathy towards the patients.
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