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Prostate Cancer Care

Sheffield Hallam University

M.Sc. Online
36 months
Duration
8240 GBP/year
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About

This Prostate Cancer Care programme from Sheffield Hallam University is a unique online course designed for healthcare practitioners working in or towards a specialist role, caring for those affected by prostate cancer.

Overview

Course summary

  • Gain an in-depth knowledge of the management of the disease and develop advanced communication skills
  • Reflect on your role as an ambassador for your patients
  • Learn how to provide, promote and develop high standards of care.

Develop an in-depth understanding of managing the stages of prostate cancer including the physical and psychosocial impact of treatment, and the needs of those affected and how these needs can be addressed. You gain understanding of the wider specialist and advanced practice role in areas such as leadership, peer support, education and service development and improvement.

Future careers

If you are a specialist practitioner in prostate cancer care, this course enables you to continue your academic and professional development and validate your role.If working towards a specialist practitioner role, the course equips you with core knowledge and skills relevant to the practice you would undertake in such a role.

The Prostate Cancer Care programme from Sheffield Hallam University also provides opportunities to be involved in research and service development activities in a professional, clinical or academic setting.As well as specialist clinical roles, you may also be enabled to pursue academic teaching or research careers in the UK or internationally.

Accreditation

Prostate Cancer UK is a registered charity in England and Wales (1005541) and in Scotland (SC039332). Registered company number 2653887.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Communication In Supportive Care  
  • Excellence In Prostate Cancer Treatment And Care
  • Addressing Priorities In Prostate Cancer Care
  • Researching For Practice (Distance Learning)

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Any of the following:

  • A degree in a related healthcare subject e.g. nursing or radiotherapy & oncology.
  • Higher diploma level, professionally recognised qualification in a related healthcare subject e.g. nursing or radiotherapy.
Other qualifications
  • Equivalent, international academic and/or professional qualifications will be accepted.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8240 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8240 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8240 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8240 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Prostate Cancer Care
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Sheffield Hallam University

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