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Fellowship of the College of Radiation Oncologists of South Africa: FC Rad Onc(SA)

Structure and Fees for the Fellowship of the College of Radiation Oncologists of South Africa

 PartFee
Examination Part I of the Fellowship of the College of Radiation Oncologists of South Africa R 8700
Examination Fellowship of the College of Radiation Oncologists of South Africa R 15300

CMSA Appeals Mechanism

PLEASE NOTE that candidates that wish to lodge an appeal against the outcome of his/her written examination results must do so in accordance with the provisions of the CMSA’s Appeals Mechanism Policy.  Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) are not made available to candidates for review in accordance with the CMSA’s Appeals Mechanism Policy.  A copy of the Appeals Mechanism Policy is available at www.cmsa.co.za

Examination Structure


  • Part I: 3 written papers*, no oral examination.

  • Part II: 3 written papers*; Objective structured practical examination (OSPE) and Structured oral examination(SOE).

  • Candidates who achieve the required marks in the written component of the FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II examination but who fail the oral/OSPE examination will be exempt from the written component of the next examination session.  Such exemption applies to one sitting only and must be exercised in the following semester.


*Standard setting to determine pass mark, will be applied to each written examination from FS2022.

Release of FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II results

Please note that the results for the FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II examination will be released on the published date as per candidates' letter of acceptance into the examination.  If they are available earlier, the C Rad Onc will endeavour to inform candidates earlier of the provisional results.

Requirements


  • Part I: - 6 months in a numbered registrar post in a recognised department of radiation oncology.

  • Part II: - 36 months in a numbered registrar post


Part II: -Provide the following documents to the CMSA at the time of application*:

  • Letter of adequate academic progress from HOD of academic department where registrar time was completed dated no more than 6 months prior to examination date. If the candidate is no longer in a training post then a letter from the training centre HoD, as well as a letter from current employer outlining current job description (dated no more the 6 months prior) is required.

  • Summary of rotation and training

  • A list of case reports (minimum 20)

  • Marked statistical review of an Oncology article

  • Candidate declaration 


* Checklist and template in Portfolio document


Note: The full Portfolio, including all marked case reports, signed logbook of procedures and marked statistical review of an article must be submitted to the convenor at the time of the oral examination. When examinations are held on-line, then full portfolio’s are required to be uploaded to the college web-site on confirmation of invitation to the OSPE/SOE.


Scheduled dates and locations for the Fellowship of the College of Radiation Oncologists of South Africa

DateDetailsMore Info?
28/04/2022 to
29/04/2022*
08h00-17h00
Fellowship of the College of Radiation Oncologists of South Africa: Oral/OSCE
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
* Please view the timetable for this examination, once it is published, for exact dates, venues and times for each candidate.
04/07/2022
08h00-12h00
Fellowship of the College of Radiation Oncologists of South Africa: Written: Paper 1 - Tumour Pathology and General Oncology
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
More information about the FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II
05/07/2022
08h00-12h00
Fellowship of the College of Radiation Oncologists of South Africa: Written: Paper 2 - Radiation and Medical Oncology
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
More information about the FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II
06/07/2022
08h00-12h00
Fellowship of the College of Radiation Oncologists of South Africa: Written: Paper 3 - Radiation and Medical Oncology
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
More information about the FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II
25/07/2022
08h00-12h00
Part I of the Fellowship of the College of Radiation Oncologists of South Africa: Written: Paper 1 - Physics
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
More information about the FC Rad Onc(SA) Part I
26/07/2022
08h00-12h00
Part I of the Fellowship of the College of Radiation Oncologists of South Africa: Written: Paper 2 - Radiobiology and Cancer Biology
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
More information about the FC Rad Onc(SA) Part I
27/07/2022
08h00-12h00
Part I of the Fellowship of the College of Radiation Oncologists of South Africa: Written: Paper 3 - Applied Anatomy
Multiple CMSA Examination Venues
More information about the FC Rad Onc(SA) Part I

Documents attached to the Fellowship of the College of Radiation Oncologists of South Africa

 DocumentTypeSize
Document 01. FC Rad Onc(SA) Regulations
219,24kb
Document 02. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part I - Anatomy Blueprint approved May 2017
63,44kb
Document 03. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part I - Physics Blueprint approved Nov 2014
27,27kb
Document 04. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part I - Radiobiology and cancer biology Blueprint approved 2019
143,27kb
Document 05. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II - Blueprint Paper 1 approved Oct 2019
115,27kb
Document 06. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II - Paper 2 Blueprint approved 6 Nov 2020
180,3kb
Document 07. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II - Paper 3 Blueprint approved 6 Nov 2020
187,4kb
Document 08. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II - OSPE Guidelines 2021
143,09kb
Document 09. FC Rad Onc(SA) Portfolio approved Oct 2019
129,38kb
Document 10. Marking rubric for General oncology case report in Radiation Oncology approved Oct 2019
48,91kb
Document 11. Marking rubric for Palliative care case in Radiation Oncology approved Oct 2019
48,84kb
Document 12. Marking rubric for Radiation therapy oncology case report in Radiation Oncology Oct 2019
48,6kb
Document 14. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part I Past Papers - 2020 1st Semester
284,63kb
Document 15. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part I Past Papers - 2019 1st Semester
308,87kb
Document 16. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part I Past Papers - 2019 2nd Semester
250,95kb
Document 17. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part I Past Papers - 2018 1st Semester
534,6kb
Document 18. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part I Past Papers - 2018 2nd Semester
696,93kb
Document 19. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part I Past Papers - 2017 2nd Semester
184,47kb
Document 20. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II Past Papers - 2020 1st Semester
165,73kb
Document 21. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II Past Papers - 2019 1st Semester
371,44kb
Document 22. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II Past Papers - 2019 2nd Semester
255,58kb
Document 23. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II Past Papers - 2018 1st Semester
137,34kb
Document 24. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II Past Papers - 2018 2nd Semester
370,58kb
Document 25. FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II Past Papers - 2017 2nd Semester
329,65kb
Document a. Appendix A Part 1 curriculum
191,51kb
Document b. Appendix B Part 2 curriculum
155,02kb
Document c. Appendix C Oral marking - Nov 2021
149,63kb
Document d. Appendix D Recommended textbooks
160,66kb
Document FC Rad Onc(SA) Part II - FS2022 Oral Timetable
172,99kb
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