14I4I04 - Radioecology

Course specification
Course title Radioecology
Acronym 14I4I04
Study programme Veterinary Medicine
Type of study Integrated academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 2.0 Status
      Condition / Oblik uslovljenosti
      The goal Objective of the course: identification of natural and anthropogenic radionuclides in environment, radionuclides transfer through the food chain, legislation.
      The outcome Students should know how to: involved in the organization of monitoring on the territory of the Republic of Serbia; sources of radioactive pollution, with special emphasis on feed, animals and animal products; migration of natural of radionuclides in the environment and know legislation.
      Contents of lectures Radioactivity and ionizing radiation. Primordial and anthropogenic radioactivity. Radioactive contamination of the environment. Detectors and dosimeters. Organization of veterinarians in accidental situation. Display and interpretation of the results of the monitoring on the territory of Serbia. Legislation in the field of ionizing radiation.
      Contents of exercises Radiation detection and dosimetry (6). Safety of food and animal feed. (2). Gamma spectrometry (1). Organization of sampling at border crossings (6).
      1. Vitorović Gordana, Mitrović Branislava, Sinovec Z, Andrić V: Praktikum iz radiobiologije i radijacione higijene, FVM, Beograd, 2007. (Original title)
      2. Petrović B, Ćurić Gordana, Draganović B: Radijaciona higijena animalne proizvodnje, Veterinarski fakultet, Beograd, 1979. (Original title)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      1 1
      Methods of teaching Interactive learning with the use of audio visual methods (PowerPoint presentation). Practical exercises are performed on instruments - individually demonstration of gamma spectrometry. Visits to other laboratories.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures 10 Test paper
      Practical lessons 20 Oral examination 40
      Seminars 30