Science - Course - Radiation Safety and Health Physics

  • Course Code: PHYS737
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.: 3Lec)
  • Course Type: Elective Courses (EC)

Course Description

Basic principles; Safety codes; laws and regulations; organization; shielding design; and practical safety measures and procedures. Theoretical background and training necessary for the radiological protection requirements of both ionizing and non-ionizing radiations. Radiation risks, dosimetry, biological effects, instrumentation, legislation, transportation, emergencies, and safe practice in the medical uses of ionizing radiations.