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Supportive Palliative and End of Life Care

36 months
2915 GBP/year
2915 GBP/year
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Enrich your practice in supportive, palliative and end of life care with this versatile and flexible postgraduate distance learning course in Supportive Palliative and End of Life Care, offered by the Sheffield Hallam University.


On this Supportive Palliative and End of Life Care course from Sheffield Hallam University, you'll study flexibly around your existing commitments in practice, and apply your knowledge to your role. You'll work collaboratively in researching management strategies for end-of-life care, while studying independently towards a deeper understanding of care.

Future careers

  • We support and develop your potential to progress your career, either in your current organisation or with a new employer. 
  • With our advice, you can pursue areas of specialist interest and take modules relevant to your future career.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Collaborative Working In Symptom Management
  • End Of Life Decision Making
  • Loss, Grief And Bereavement
  • Researching For Practice (Distance Learning)
  • Advanced Communication In Supportive Care
  • Evaluating Service Improvement

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
First Class (recommended)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally, applicants will hold a first degree or professional qualification which is recognised in the UK in a related health care subject. Examples of a first degree in a relevant subject include Nursing, Therapeutic Radiography or Physiotherapy etc.
  • Equivalent, international academic and/or professional qualifications will be accepted. Applicants will be considered on other relevant evidence which may include for example documented evidence of recent CPD activity, innovative practice, practice leadership, service development, research projects and/or publications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2915 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8745 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.
  • National

    2915 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8745 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.


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