Sheffield Hallam University: Enhanced Radiotherapy and Oncology Practice

InstitutionSheffield Hallam University
Department Faculty of Health and Wellbeing
Telephone (+44) 0114 225 5533
Study type Taught


Course Summary

•Gain an in-depth understanding of the core principles underpinning current and future radiotherapy practice. •Tailor your learning to your individual professional development needs with optional modules. •Undertake both independent study and work-based learning relating to radiotherapy and oncology.

Learn about cancer cell biology and how treatments affect the growth and development of the disease, individually and in combination with each other. Enhance your knowledge of specific radiotherapy practice whilst taking a wider perspective as you look at the interdisciplinary nature of oncology. Applied learning

Applied Learning

All modules are designed to support your continuing professional development and the development of skills needed to plan and evidence this. We use various assessment methods, supporting the development of your academic and professional skills. Online activities are used to promote engagement with the distance learning materials, provide support for the final assignment and facilitate online discussion with your fellow peers on the module.

You can study individual modules from this course and gain academic credit towards a qualification. Visit our continuing professional development website for more information.

You learn through •essays •business cases or journal article •project and research work •poster and PowerPoint presentation •case studies •service improvement proposal and plans •critical evaluations •profiles of evidence •planning portfolio

Master of Science - MSci

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