University of Warwick

University of Warwick

Clinical Oncology

The course introduces the scientific background of cancer development and tumour spread; the 2nd part of the course provides a clinical perspective of the diagnosis and treatment of cancer; the 4th day concentrates on the pathology and management of specific cancers and the course conclude with a problem-based learning session; topics include: cancer of the cell; tumour classification, development and spread; epidemiology of cancer and factors influencing cancer development; diagnosis of cancer; treatment and control of cancer; cancer radiotherapy; cancer chemotherapy; drug design and mechanisms of drug action; pathology and management of specific cancers; new techniques and future treatments.

Entry requirements

2.2 Honours degree in a 1st degree of an approved university in a relevant discipline or disciplines; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5, TOEFL iBT 92 or PTE 62.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PGA Part-time £ 3,370 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
PGA Part-time £ 7,595 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL West Midlands

Key information

PG Admissions
Telephone number: 
02476 524585