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Professional Development
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You can view, apply for and review your professional development courses in health and applied sciences here.

Principles of Cancer Care


Courses

Please select the level of study you wish to apply for. Level M indicates that you wish to study at Masters level, and Levels 1-3 indicate that you wish to study at Degree (Undergraduate) level.

Course Details


Course/Module Code

UZTSWA-20-3

Level

3

Fees

20-21 Non-Accredited 20 credits

£746.00

Unassessed

20-21 Accredited 20 credits

£998.00

Assessed

Course Dates

Under the start date is shown: all attendance days and Apply for this course.

Course Dates

Course Information : CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 09/02/21 PLEASE NOTE: once your application status is showing as registered, it will take up to 5 working days for your login details for MyUWE to be issued by email. Please only contact us if you have not received after this time Submission date: To be confirmed by Module Leader Online teaching due to COVID19. Module Leader will advise of any changes once the course starts.

Venue

GLENSIDE CAMPUS

Attendance days for the course

Tuesday - 23 February 2021GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 02 March 2021GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 09 March 2021GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 16 March 2021GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 23 March 2021GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 30 March 2021GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00

Applications

University

Assessment

You will be asked to develop and submit a conference style poster which critically explores an aspect of cancer care related to your practice or learning. You are required to defend your poster in a viva consisting of a 10 minute presentation and 10 minutes question and answer session. The poster and viva will be assessed.  You will have the opportunity for formative support and assessment throughout the module via assignment support sessions and feedback on a poster and presentation plans. 

Campus

Glenside

Careers/further study

The level 3 or Masters level module can contribute towards:

  • BSc(Hons) Specialist Practice (District Nursing)
  • BSc(Hons) Health and Social Care
  • BSc(Hons) Nursing (International)
  • MSc Specialist Practice (District Nursing)
  • MSc Advanced Practice
  • Professional Development Award
  • Masters Apprenticeship - Advanced Clinical Practice

Content

Contemporary issues for those living with and beyond cancer will be discussed, considered and investigated.  Drawing on clinical expertise and research the module will enable healthcare professionals to develop their knowledge, understanding and professional practice within the speciality of oncology and beyond.

Course Director

Julie Ann Armoogum

Introduction

This level 3 (UZTSWA-20-3) and Masters level ( UZTSWB-20-M) Principles of Cancer Care module explores the key aspects of cancer in clinical care and wider society. 

On successful completion of this module, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of cancer biology, aetiology and treatments
  • Highlight long term and late effects associated with cancer diagnosis and treatments
  • Explain the principles of proactive management for people affected by cancer including self-care, self-management and enabling independence
  • Discuss the psychosocial impact of cancer on individuals, families and society
  • Reflect on the impact of their learning on their professional practice. 

Study facilities

You'll have access to online facilities to support your learning, including the University Library.

The Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences has an excellent reputation for the quality of its teaching and the facilities it provides.

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

You can also follow us on Twitter @UWEhasCPD.

Title

20 credit level 3 or Masters level module


Click here to ask us a question about this course. Please include your full name with your question. If required, please let us know if you want us to add you to the future dates mailing list. Alternatively you may email us directly at has.cpd@uwe.ac.uk


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Course Details


Course/Module Code

UZTSWB-20-M

Level

M

Fees

20-21 Non-Accredited 20 credits

£746.00

Unassessed

20-21 Accredited 20 credits

£998.00

Assessed

Course Dates

Under the start date is shown: all attendance days and Apply for this course.

Course Dates

Course Information : CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS 09/02/21 PLEASE NOTE: once your application status is showing as registered, it will take up to 5 working days for your login details for MyUWE to be issued by email. Please only contact us if you have not received after this time Submission date: To be confirmed by Module LeaderOnline teaching due to COVID19. Module Leader will advise of any changes once the course starts.

Venue

GLENSIDE CAMPUS

Attendance days for the course

Tuesday - 23 February 2021GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 02 March 2021GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 09 March 2021GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 16 March 2021GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 23 March 2021GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday - 30 March 2021GLENSIDE CAMPUS09:00 - 16:00

Applications

University

Assessment

You will be asked to develop and submit a conference style poster which critically explores an aspect of cancer care related to your practice or learning. You are required to defend your poster in a viva consisting of a 10 minute presentation and 10 minutes question and answer session. The poster and viva will be assessed.  You will have the opportunity for formative support and assessment throughout the module via assignment support sessions and feedback on a poster and presentation plans. 

Campus

Glenside

Careers/further study

The level 3 or Masters level module can contribute towards:

  • BSc(Hons) Specialist Practice (District Nursing)
  • BSc(Hons) Health and Social Care
  • BSc(Hons) Nursing (International)
  • MSc Specialist Practice (District Nursing)
  • MSc Advanced Practice
  • Professional Development Award
  • Masters Apprenticeship - Advanced Clinical Practice

Content

Contemporary issues for those living with and beyond cancer will be discussed, considered and investigated.  Drawing on clinical expertise and research the module will enable healthcare professionals to develop their knowledge, understanding and professional practice within the speciality of oncology and beyond.

Course Director

Julie Ann Armoogum

Introduction

This level 3 (UZTSWA-20-3) and Masters level ( UZTSWB-20-M) Principles of Cancer Care module explores the key aspects of cancer in clinical care and wider society. 

On successful completion of this module, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of cancer biology, aetiology and treatments
  • Highlight long term and late effects associated with cancer diagnosis and treatments
  • Explain the principles of proactive management for people affected by cancer including self-care, self-management and enabling independence
  • Discuss the psychosocial impact of cancer on individuals, families and society
  • Reflect on the impact of their learning on their professional practice. 

Study facilities

You'll have access to online facilities to support your learning, including the University Library.

The Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences has an excellent reputation for the quality of its teaching and the facilities it provides.

Telephone

+44 (0)117 32 81158

You can also follow us on Twitter @UWEhasCPD.

Title

20 credit level 3 or Masters level module


Click here to ask us a question about this course. Please include your full name with your question. If required, please let us know if you want us to add you to the future dates mailing list. Alternatively you may email us directly at has.cpd@uwe.ac.uk


Enquire

To view all CPD courses offered by UWE Bristol, please select (click on) the box below

View courses