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Short Course

Managing Cancer

This module is delivered using a blended learning approach.  Study sessions will be split between face to face and online delivery.


Level: Short Course, CPD
Delivery: Campus
Study Mode: Part time
Duration: 1 Semester
Campus: Preston
Start Date: The next start date of this programme is to be confirmed shortly

Course overview

This module examines the care of people with cancer, and their carers, across the illness trajectory. Key themes addressed in the module are epidemiology and disease processes; prevention and early detection; major treatment options and decision-making; the management of some specific cancers; management of symptoms and side-effects; and person-focused issues.

Entry requirements

Please contact us to discuss Entry Requirements: email the CPD Team or call us on 01772 893836 / 01772 893839 


This course is based in the School of Sport and Health Sciences located in the Faculty of Allied Health and Wellbeing

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