Lesson Plan: Applications of Radioactivity Science

This lesson plan includes the objectives, prerequisites, and exclusions of the lesson teaching students how to identify applications of nuclear radiation.


Students will be able to

  • recognise some applications of nuclear radiation.
  • recognise that nuclear power stations generate radioactive waste.


Students should already be familiar with

  • the term ‘nuclear radiation’.


Students will not cover

  • specific details of the ways that nuclear radiation is used in different applications.
  • distinguishing the types of nuclear radiation used for different applications.

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