Taught course

Prostate Cancer Care

Sheffield Hallam University · Faculty Health and Wellbeing

Entry requirements

You need a degree or a higher diploma level professionally recognised qualification in a related healthcare subject such as nursing or radiotherapy and oncology. A significant part of your current work should focus on the care of those affected by prostate cancer. The course is specifically designed for individuals working within or towards a specialist practice role in prostate cancer care. If English is not your first language you need an IETS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Study a unique course supported by Prostate Cancer UK and designed for healthcare practitioners working in or towards a specialist role caring for those affected by prostate cancer. During your studies you gain an in-depth knowledge of the management of the disease, reflect on your role as an ambassador for your patients, and develop ideas for service improvement within your practice and workplace.

• Tailor your learning to your individual needs with a wide range of modules to choose from.
• Share your experiences and ideas with your fellow students during regular online discussions.
• Benefit from up-to-date, evidence-based learning resources and input from clinical experts.
• Apply for a bursary to help with your fees.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
36 to 72 months months

Course contact details

Faculty of Health and Wellbeing
+44 (0)114 225 5555