ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
OBJECTIVE: The aim of the Radiotherapy Associate Degree program is to train the technical staff needed in Radiotherapy applications in an equipped manner.
VISION: To train professional personnel who are trained in the best conditions in the field of the health sector and equipped with knowing the requirements of the profession and to provide better quality of health services.
MISSION: During the two years of education, students will be provided with sufficient knowledge about theoretical knowledge and practice in Radiotherapy applications, technical information about the devices used in Radiotherapy and Oncology units will be given and experience in Radiotherapy Technician will be gained.
PROGRAM LANGUAGE: It is Turkish.
PROGRAM APPROVAL: YODAK
The duration of the Radiotherapy Associate Degree Program is two years.
Students who have completed the 2-year education period are given the title of “Radiotherapy Technician”.
The program provides 100%, 75%, 50%, 25% and 20% scholarships. Scholarships change periodically.
The main courses and applications of the program are given by Radiology Specialist Physician, Radiotherapy Oncology Specialist Physician, main courses are by the Doctor of Medicine and experienced faculty members.
The applications in the program are mostly done in the Dr. Burhan Nalbantoğlu State Hospital Radiology Oncology Service.
The required internship period for graduation is 30 working days in total.
Students can do their internship in TRNC hospitals.
Medical Imaging Techniques program has the knowledge and experience to work in all conventional and digital devices of radiotherapy, has the knowledge and knowledge of the basis and application of all radiotherapy devices, can prepare films and images for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases, can control and maintain the devices and equipment, and communicate effectively with the patient. Radiotherapy Technician, who has the ability to establish and aims professional success, trains.
Both Cyprus, both in the health sector in Turkey is expected to increase in the coming years the need for students to have graduated from this program.
Students are expected to come to the Radiotherapy Associate Degree Program from TRNC. TRNC when it should be taken into account both the need for qualified people in the field of health problem in Turkey is not expected in the continuity of student resources.
ACCEPTANCE AND REGISTRATION CONDITIONS:
Within the framework of the regulations determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK), student admission to this program is done through the examination system conducted by the Measurement Selection and Placement Center (ÖSYM). Student registration procedures are carried out within the framework of the principles set by the Measurement, Selection and Placement Center (ÖSYM). The Rector's Office announces the enrollment dates of the candidates who will register to the university each year, by determining the required documents and registration places according to the units. Registration procedures are carried out by the Registrar's Office. Final registration is not possible with missing documents or mail. If it is understood that it was registered by mistake, the records are deleted.
In order to graduate from American University of Cyprus, Vocational School of Health, Radiotherapy Associate Degree Program, the student must have completed all the courses in the program, minimum Local credit: 98, ECTS: 120. The required internship period for graduation is 30 working days in total.
TRANSITION TO THE UPPER STAGE:
Through DGS, candidates can gain the right to move from Radiotherapy Associate Degree to 4-year departments. These sections are:
2-Nursing Health Services.
Students who will graduate from the radiotherapy program can continue their undergraduate studies in the appropriate departments with vertical transfer exams.
Students who graduate from this program, the state hospital in the TRNC and Turkey, can work in health institutions such as private hospitals.