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Radiotherapy and oncology courses

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Radiotherapy and oncology courses

Join the fight against cancer on our radiotherapy courses. You’ll learn to use radiation equipment, software and systems for treatment delivery and planning for patients undergoing radiotherapy.

The Department of Allied Health Professionals is one of the biggest of its kind in the UK, you'll get significant experience of cross-discipline working practices, preparing you for fast-paced work in multi-professional healthcare teams.

Our Health and Care Professions Council-accredited BSc (Hons) Radiotherapy and Oncology degree will qualify you to apply for registration to begin a career as a therapeutic radiographer. We also offer several specialist masters-level courses, some with part-time and distance learning options. All of our programmes are developed in consultation with our partners in the sector, including NHS trusts, private healthcare companies and commissioning groups.

If you're interested in completing a research degree in this area, you can find out about the PhD and MPhil courses we offer in health and social care.