Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Oncology for the Pharmaceutical Industry

This part time, online course covers all aspects of delivering care to patients, including treatment modalities, biological, psychosocial and ethical perspectives. Developed and delivered with well-established cancer institutes and oncological and palliative care expertise, students experience a comprehensive and intellectually stimulating experience wherever they are in the world. The Oncology for the Pharmaceutical Industry course is designed specifically for professionals working in the pharmaceutical industry or those working in the health and palliative care profession. The course offers an insight into the evolution of drugs used for the treatment of cancer and related illnesses. Students focus on drug research and cutting down costs to find effective medicines to treat cancer.

Course modules

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc On-line study - 36 months
PgDip On-line study - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Medical Sciences Graduate School (Oncology and Palliative Care Team)
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7032