Enhanced Radiotherapy and Oncology Practice
Sheffield Hallam University
Key Course Facts
1. Course summary
Develop expert skills within a scope of practice.
Progress from expert to advanced practice.
Enhance critical appraisal skills around the knowledge base of your scope of practice.
Become an autonomous practitioner, improving your research, leadership skills and ability to implement service developments.
This MSc can be used as evidence of your development within a scope of practice, and is completed in partnership with your employer. You'll develop as a radiotherapy and oncology advanced practitioner enhancing your leadership, research and education skills
2. How you learn The modules on this course are designed to encourage you to critically reflect on your role.
You’ll gain knowledge and skills around expert practice, leadership, ethical and legal elements of the field. You’ll also develop your research skills to improve patient care. Elective modules allow you to personalise your study to your career needs.
Your distance learning will be supported by your module leader. You’ll undertake regular e-tivities and peer feedback.
You learn through
independent guided study
completion of formative tasks
use of ourvirtual learning environment (Blackboard)
Applied learning Work placements
This course is designed to fit your career needs, and will take place both by distance learning and work based study.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Requirements for international students / English requirements
IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)
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Academic Qualifications Normally, applicants will hold a first degree or professional qualification recognised in the UK in a related health care subject. Other qualifications Equivalent, international academic and/or professional qualifications will be accepted. Other relevant evidence for example documented evidence of recent CPD activity, innovative practice, service development, research projects and/or publications. Such evidence must be clearly described in any application Applicants are usually required to provide at least one reference evidencing their capability for postgraduate study. Level of English language capability International students studying with us over distance learning require an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each skill area. Relevant work or work-related experience Normally, applicants should be working in a professional role in a related field of radiotherapy and oncology. Applicants will be required to have competent IT skills and access to a reliable internet connection to enable full engagement with the course content.
Average student cost of living in the UK
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
Positions of Sheffield Hallam University in top UK and global rankings.
About Sheffield Hallam University
Founded in 1969, Sheffield Hallam University is located in the city of Sheffield, in the Yorkshire and the Humber region of England. Sheffield is the UK's fifth largest urban centre, 60% of which consists of vibrant green spaces such as city parks, gardens and countryside. SHU prides itself on the important position it occupies in Sheffield as a pillar of the local economy, workforce, and infrastructure. This is reflected in the fact that almost half of this university’s enrolled students are from low-income backgrounds.
Student composition of Sheffield Hallam University
Where is this programme taught
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