Caring for Cancer Patients

The concept of caring will be taught, together with psychological assessment of patients needs, needs of the teenage cancer patient, genetic counselling, information giving, clinical trials participation, Ethics in Cancer Care, Living with Cancer, Survivorship, Sexuality and Complementary Therapies, Patient Involvement in development of services, and Nutrition in Cancer

Credits
10 credits

Module Attendance Required
1 block week of teaching

Module Dates
2018/19 dates

22-26 October 2018

Assessment
3000 word assignment

Academics involved in the delivery of this module
Mrs Karen Doyle, Research Nurse, Cancer Studies. CRCUK Senior Nurse.

Stand Alone Course
This module can also be taken as a stand alone course if required. For further information please contact:

Programme Administrator

+44 (0)121 414 3803
clinicaloncology@contacts.bham.ac.uk

Fee if taken as a stand alone course: £550

This module is available without the assessment/credits if preferred.

Entry requirements if taken as a stand alone course

6 months oncology experience