Science - Course - Principles Of Radiation Protection And The International Framework

  • Course Code: PHYS657
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: (2crs.:2lec)
  • Course Type: Required Courses (RC)

Course Description

Conceptual framework: The ICRP Basic Framework (types of exposure, control of radiation sources), optimization of protection with examples, individual dose limits, dose and risk constraints, system of protection for intervention, assessment of the effectiveness of the system of protection. The role of international organizations in radiation protection. Safety culture of staff at all levels: priority to safety, policies, procedures, responsibilities, the lines of authority for making decisions, organizational arrangements, communication lines, safety culture indicators, examples of safety culture.