14I5O07 - Radiobiology and radiation hygiene

Course specification
Course title Radiobiology and radiation hygiene
Acronym 14I5O07
Study programme Veterinary Medicine
Type of study Integrated academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 2.5 Status
      Condition - Oblik uslovljenosti
      The goal Getting the knowledge about: the ionizing radiation exposure risk from, radionuclides transfer through the food chain, legislation.
      The outcome Student should know: radiation risks, radiobiology, and radiation sickness of different animals species, transfer of radionuclides through the food chain, animals protection in a case of radioactive contamination of environment. to implement legislation to regulate the permitted levels of radioactive contamination
      Contents of lectures The role of radiobiology and radiation hygiene in the veterinary field (1). Primordial and anthropogenic radioactivity (2). Radioactive contamination of the biosphere (1). Radiation dosimetry and detection (1). Biological effects of ionizing radiation (3). Radiopathology (4). Organization of veterinarians and implementation of remedies in accidental situation (2). Monitoring of radioactivity and regulations (1).
      Contents of exercises Detection of ionizing radiation with KOMO-TM (8). Working in LARA-10 laboratory in emergency situation (6). Radioactive detectors MRK-2 and RKSB 104 (2). Gamma spectroscopy (2). Organization of farm animals nutrition in accidental situation (10). Working in food technology in accidental situation (2).
      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)
      3. Saračević Lejla: Veterinarska radiobiologija sa radijacionom higijenom, Veterinarski fakultet, Sarajevo, 1999. (Original title)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      1 2
      Methods of teaching Theoretical lectures with interactive learning, applying audiovisual method (PowerPoint presentation). Practical exercises are performed on detectors KOMO-TM, SVIT-10 OK-1.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures 5 Test paper 30
      Practical lessons 15 Oral examination 30
      Colloquia 20