Sheffield Hallam University: Prostate Cancer Care
|Institution||Sheffield Hallam University|
|Department||Sheffield Hallam University|
|Telephone||(+44) 0114 225 5533|
1. 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.
2. How you learn This is primarily a distance learning course using online learning. We supply you with a range of online learning and teaching resources, including access to library resources and information databases.Each module provides clear guidance on how to approach your self-directed study, enhanced by online, tutor facilitated group discussions allowing you to share views and practice experience with other students.
You learn through
online activities and discussion
project and research work
service improvement plans
Applied learning Work placements
This is a post-registration course, supporting practitioners already working in this field. As such, much of the learning and assessment you undertake will be related to, and based on the work you are undertaking in your local practice.
In the final masters stage you research a specific area of interest relevant to your professional role and priorities in practice. This enables you to specialise in your chosen topic, develop expertise and hopefully influence practice or policy.
|Level||RQF Level 7|
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.
Equivalent, international academic and/or professional qualifications will be accepted.
Level of English language capability
If English is not your first language you must have an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each skill area.
|Channel Islands||8240 GBP for Whole course|
|EU||8240 GBP for Whole course|
|England||8240 GBP for Whole course|
|Northern Ireland||8240 GBP for Whole course|
|Scotland||8240 GBP for Whole course|
|Wales||8240 GBP for Whole course|
|International||8240 GBP for Whole course|
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