Radiation Physics and Applications of Isotopes

Course Information
TitleΦΥΣΙΚΗ ΑΚΤΙΝΟΒΟΛΙΩΝ ΚΑΙ ΕΦΑΡΜΟΓΕΣ ΡΑΔΙΟΙΣΟΤΟΠΩΝ / Radiation Physics and Applications of Isotopes
CodeΒΙΕ201
FacultySciences
SchoolPhysics
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorAlexandra Ioannidou
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID40003071

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Physics (2012-today)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreSpecial Election844

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600100196
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Familiarisation with nuclear and non nuclear radiation Study of applications of nuclear isotopes in geology, medicine, industry and agriculture Writing reports and power point presentation
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Introduction to Nuclear Physics Nuclear radiation, Fission and Fusion Non nuclear radiation - Cosmic radiation Nuclear Radiation detectors Radio-dating methods Radioisotope production methods Applications of radionuclides in Geology, Medical Physics and Technology Nuclear Energy, nuclear accidents and nuclear wastes Principles of Radiation Protection
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures1173.9
Exams30.1
Total1204
Student Assessment
Description
Final written exam: students are invited to reply in writing to a number of issues on the matter of the course. Develop and presentations using Power Point. The tasks are optional and improve the student's score on the written exam
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
ΦΥΣΙΚΗ ΑΚΤΙΝΟΒΟΛΙΩΝ ΚΑΙ ΕΦΑΡΜΟΓΕΣ ΡΑΔΙΟΪΣΟΤΟΠΩΝ, Κ. ΠΑΠΑΣΤΕΦΑΝΟΥ, ΖΗΤΗ
Last Update
10-06-2016