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MSc Prostate Cancer Care
Organised by Sheffield Hallam University
At a glance
The MSc in Prostate Cancer Care, supported by Prostate Cancer
UK, has been designed for healthcare practitioners working in, or
towards, a specialist role caring for those affected by prostate
cancer. This Masters degree will enable you to gain an in-depth
knowledge of the management of the disease, reflect on your role as
an ambassador for your patients, and develop ideas for service
improvement within your practice and workplace.
About this course
If you are a healthcare professional, this course gives you the
knowledge and expertise to develop as a specialist prostate cancer
practitioner. Through a combination of online learning
and taught study days you will learn how to provide, promote
and develop high standards of care.
You also expand your knowledge of high risk or high
priority areas in practice including:
- care of African and Caribbean men
- needs relating to sexual function
- survivorship and
- end of life care.
Throughout your studies you will be encouraged to reflect on
your role as:
- an ambassador for your patients and their families
- a peer supporter for other healthcare professionals
- an educator.
You will also evaluate your own practice and the practice of
others to help you develop ideas for service improvement.
This is primarily a distance learning course using
online learning. You must have internet access and be prepared to
engage with technology.
Each module provides clear guidance on how to approach your
self-directed study. This learning is enhanced by online, tutor
facilitated group discussions allowing you to share views and
practice experiences with other students.
For more information about the course please contact Cath
Holborn - firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Bursaries are available for professionals
wishing to participate in this course (Home and EU student fees
only, terms and conditions apply). View
our individual bursaries page for more
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