Taught course

Radiotherapy and Oncology

Sheffield Hallam University · Radiotherapy and Oncology

Entry requirements

Normally a degree or other qualification at an equivalent level plus experience in the field of public health or research. We are keen to encourage applicants from a variety of backgrounds. If English is not your first language you typically need an IELTS 6.5 score with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills or equivalent. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.5 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.

PgCert in the Psychological Aspects of Care in Radiotherapy

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Gain the skills and knowledge you need to work at a managerial or strategic level in public health. Whether you work in primary healthcare, community health or are a health activist, this course can offer you the skills to further your career.

Key points
• Prepare for operational, managerial and strategic public health roles.
• Explore the links between public health policy, evidence and practice.
• Study the 10 key public health competencies and standards needed to join the UK Voluntary Register for Public Health specialists.
• Gain work experience through a placement if you haven’t worked in public health before.

Information for international students

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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
72 months


part time
24 months


part time
12 months

Course contact details

Faculty of Health and Wellbeing
0114 225 5555
0114 225 5495