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Cancer Survivorship for Primary Care Practitioners

FutureLearn

1 months
Duration
Free
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Tuition fee
Anytime
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About

Cancer Survivorship for Primary Care Practitioners at The University of Melbourne by FutureLearn will show you how to provide effective survivorship care.

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Overview

Cancer is a major burden of disease across the globe. Every year, millions of people are diagnosed with the illness.

Key facts:

Cancer Survivorship for Primary Care Practitioners at The University of Melbourne by FutureLearn  will explore the importance of cancer survivorship, and show you how to develop an effective care plan for your patients.You’ll learn about the psychosocial and emotional impact of having cancer, and the possible side effects of treatment.You’ll find out about new and emerging cancer therapies, and the results on cancer survivors of various age groups.You’ll understand the strain cancer puts on patients, healthcare systems, and primary care practitioners.

Programme Structure

Topics:

  • Communication and coordination of care
  • Supportive care
  • Surveillance, late and long term effects, and palliative care
  • New cancer therapies

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 1 months
    • 3 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

This course has been designed for primary healthcare providers including general practitioners, nurses and allied health professionals.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 1 months.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 1 months.

It's free to join and study this course, you have the option to upgrade  and receive a digital and printed certificate for $89. Additional benefits can be reached via the Unlimited FutureLearn product. 

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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