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Principles of Acute Oncology

Our Principles of Acute Oncology course is for registered healthcare professionals caring for patients with a cancer diagnosis. You'll learn the theories that underpin advanced clinical knowledge and skills in acute oncology.

Why study with us

  • This course is delivered entirely online one day per week.
  • You'll learn from experts in the field of acute oncology.

Key course information

Level: Postgraduate, Level 7
Delivery: Online
Study mode: Part-time
Duration: 5 days of study
Module code: NU4770
Campus: Preston
Start date: January

Course content

The course is for health care professionals caring for patients with a cancer diagnosis, working across a range of settings.


This course is based in the School of Nursing and Midwifery

For information on possible changes to course information, see our essential and important course information

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