Bachelor of Radiation Therapy
Queensland University of Technology - Gardens Point

Course outline

As a graduate, you plan and deliver radiation treatment, and offer emotional support and care for cancer patients. Professional placement begins in first year and is completed in private and public radiation therapy facilities throughout Queensland and in some interstate sites. Studies cover interaction of radiation and body tissue, treatment planning using clinical software, and treatment delivery. An honours program based on GPA is available at the end of second year.

The QUT Offer Guarantee and Year 12 Subject Adjustment Scheme do not apply to this course.

For more course information, visit Bachelor of Radiation Therapy at QUT.

Other requirements

A Suitability Card is required; refer to institution.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for QUT and for this course, refer to QUT’s website.


Applicant must be 16; Completion of Year 12 or attained age 18 years

Assumed knowledge

English, or Literature, or English and Literature Extension, or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 & 4, C); Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 & 4, C); Physics (Units 3 & 4, C)

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors




ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors




Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Radiation therapist in public hospitals and cancer care centres.


Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy; Australian Institute of Radiography..

Course Code
Start Date
Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025

CSP/$8310 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Health and Recreation
Study Mode
Full time
Course Duration

4 years Full time