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Key features

This 20 credit degree-level module has been designed to enable you to become competent at assessing, delivering and evaluating the specialised treatment and care required by people with cancer and their carers in both general and specialist settings.
You will link evidence-based theory to current clinical practice and develop the underpinning knowledge required to provide strategies in order to improve service delivery and give effective high quality care.
This module can be studied as a standalone module or as an optional module towards some of our BSc (Hons) Professional Developmentpathways - please contact the Professional Development Unit for further information.
Module code




FHEQ level

Level 6 – bachelors degreeHow to apply

For further information on module dates, entry requirements, fees and funding and how to apply please contact the relevant education coordinator for the organisation where you wish to undertake the module, see below contact details.
This module is delivered by:

University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust

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Admissions information 

Additional information and documentation required for the application process.
  • Application forms. 
  • Change of name forms.
  • Pre-course information.
  • Downloadable guides.
  • Student card.
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Faculty of Health and Human Sciences

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Prospective student enquiries

+44 1752 586951

Current student enquiries

Professional Development Unit, Level 4 Rolle Building, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom.

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