Therapeutic Radiography and Oncology BSc (Hons)

Key information


Career prospects

As a graduate of the School of Health Sciences you’ll be eligible to apply for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) or the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). You can look forward to a career in the National Health Service, Social Services or the private sector.

You will have gained a qualification that meets the Government’s criteria for ‘fitness for purpose’ and ‘fitness for practice’ as well as developing transferable skills such as communication, information technology, problem solving and teamwork.

With an ageing population and improved cancer detection techniques, there is a high demand for suitably qualified healthcare professionals to support cancer patients. As a therapeutic radiography graduate you will be a respected health professional in one of the most rewarding and stimulating health professions and will be eligible to apply for statutory registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and become a member of the Society of Radiographers. This programme has an excellent record of graduate employment within the NHS and our graduates are well respected and valued in the UK and internationally.

Qualifying you for life

Students will develop skills including:

  • Information gathering and analysis
  • Problem solving
  • Communication (written and oral)
  • Numeracy
  • Information and communication technology
  • Working with others
  • Time management
  • Self-directed learning.