University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Cancer Care

This course gives health professionals the chance to explore the wider issues around care delivery in light of recent health and social care policy. Through lectures, seminars and group work, you�ll examine the knowledge and skills that underpin supportive care.

Entry requirements

Either a bachelors degree, 120 credits at level 6 (degree-level) or some other evidence of the ability to study at this level. English language requirements- Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules: living beyond cancer care; cancer pathophysiology and therapeutics; palliative and end of life care.

Assessment methods

Each module is assessed by written assignment.

Sponsorship information

If you already work with NHS patients in NHS Yorkshire and the Humber or East Midlands, funding may be available.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Telephone number: 
+44 (0)114 222 2054