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University of Salford

Cancer Survivorship

This course provides comprehensive, up-to-date information while exploring key developments in the field. Our growing links with local, national and international agencies will help you develop a critical and reflective approach to working with this growing population.

Entry requirements

Applications will be accepted from any registered health and social care professional whose clinical experience includes patients with cancer. Applications from other professionals (managers, trade unionists, occupational health practitioners, etc.) will be considered. Applicants should have at least one year's relevant experience. You should have a minimum of a 2.2 degree classification and satisfactory references, although your application will still be considered if you have the relevant experience. Students whose 1st language is not English will require evidence of proficiency in the English language (IELTS, TOEFL or equivalent qualification).

Course modules

Modules include: The impact of cancer and its treatment; support to live with and beyond cancer.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through an essay (100 percent).

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for international students only).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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