Taught course

Radiotherapy Planning

Sheffield Hallam University · Radiotherapy and Oncology

Entry requirements

One of the following • a degree in radiotherapy and oncology or therapy radiography or evidence of equivalent study • a diploma of the College of Radiographers or evidence of equivalent study in therapy radiography • a qualification of equivalent standard and relevance, such as a degree or professional qualification in a related healthcare or medical physics subject If English is not your first language you need an IELTS score of 6.5 or above.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Gain the essential knowledge and skills necessary for successful radiotherapy planning. It’s a highly focused course that gives you a thorough understanding of the key practices surrounding simulating and evaluating radiation doses for radiotherapy.

Key points
• Learn how to simulate and evaluate radiation doses as part of radiotherapy planning.
• Produce a dissertation covering an essential aspect of radiotherapy planning.
• Study via the web at a time that fits with your clinical work.
• Consolidate accreditation of work-based projects and prior certificated learning.

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


part time
36 months


part time
24 months


part time
12 months

Course contact details

Post-experience and Postgraduate Office
0114 225 2373
0114 225 2394