A 2:2 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant discipline and working in the healthcare profession or related field. We will consider applications on an individual basis if you have lower or non-standard qualifications and are working in the healthcare profession or related field. You will also need to nominate a work place mentor to provide professional and specialist advice and guidance to support your progress through the course. You must be IT literate to complete these highly interactive courses online and have access to a computer with a printer and a reliable internet connection. See our web page for detailed entry requirements.
Months of entry
Information for international students
To study this course you need to meet the following English Language requirements: Direct Entry: IELTS 7.0 overall (with a minimum of 7.0 in writing and reading and 6.5 in speaking and listening). Pre-sessional English Language courses are not accepted as an alternative entry to this course.
Fees and funding
See our course fees and funding web page.
Qualification and course duration
Further details of qualification
Part-time, web-based distance learning. Stand-alone modules are also available.
Course contact details
- Faculty of Medical Sciences, Oncology and Palliative Care Team
- +44 (0) 191 208 7032