University of Portsmouth

=98 th
Young University Rankings 2017
501–600 th
World University Rankings 2018

Radiotherapy and Oncology

WHY STUDY THIS COURSE? Therapeutic radiographers are specifically trained to treat cancer patients with radiation. Their role includes planning and delivering courses of radiation treatment as well as ensuring the emotional wellbeing of patients. If you are considering this rewarding career, our degree offers a balance of academic study and clinical practice. MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE Focusing on treatment and recovery, you will cover areas such as information and communication skills, holistic care, health and illness, and supportive cancer care. Our Virtual Environment Radiotherapy Training (VERT) system allows you to develop technical skills in a safe environment prior to your clinical placements. On successful completion of the course you will be eligible to apply for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and full membership of the Society and College of Radiographers. Visit the University of Portsmouth website for more details.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,Portsmouth
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250