48 months
15500 GBP/year
1820 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This four-year integrated Radiography - Therapeutic master’s course from Queen Margaret University will give you the theoretical understanding and practical skills you will need to build a rewarding career as a therapeutic radiographer. Practice placements are an integrated part of the course and allow students to put their theoretical knowledge into practice.


This Radiography - Therapeutic course from Queen Margaret University will equip you with all the knowledge and skills that you require to work as a therapeutic radiographer providing cancer treatment and care in the NHS and the private sector. You will develop your expertise through in-depth theoretical learning, clinical placements each year and the close support of our very experienced staff.

What you'll learn

Therapeutic radiography is a rewarding profession that brings together care and technological expertise. It is the skilled application of controlled amounts of radiation to treat medical conditions, mainly cancer and tumours. The therapeutic radiographer has shared responsibility for the planning and accurate delivery of radiation treatment.

Are you ready to make a difference? As a therapeutic radiographer you will work with patients every day to help improve their care and their lives. You are a part of their journey, from initial referral through planning and treatment to the post treatment review. You will be a valued member of a multidisciplinary team providing a person-centred service. This course will equip you with the knowledge, understanding and critical thinking skills you need in this rewarding career.


Most graduates begin working as general radiographers, with very high graduate employment rates. Later in your career you may be able to specialise in different aspects of therapeutic radiography, for example, treatment planning, treatment review and counselling.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Becoming and Allied Health Professional/
  • Developing Resilience of Self and Others
  • Radiotherapy Practice
  • Radiotherapy Placement
  • Theoretical and Clinical Approaches to Multidisciplinary Team Working

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




480 alternative credits


On Campus

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

  • Scottish Higher: Standard: BBBC, Minimum: BCCC
  • A Level: CCC
  • Irish Leaving Certificate: H2 H3 H3 H3
  • International Baccalaureate: 28 points
  • International: IELTS of 6.0 with no element lower than 6.0
  • Required subjects: One science at Higher/A Level or equivalent. English plus two sciences at Nat 5/GCSE.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15500 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    1820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1820 GBP per year during 48 months.

RUK+: £9,250/year


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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