Cancer Care and the Family Practitioner

Estimated cost: R1001 – R5000
Field Of Study: Family Medicine and Primary Care
Department Name: Family Medicine and Primary Care


The majority of the cancer patients journey takes place in the community where the family practitioner is the cornerstone of co-ordinating continuous care as part of a multi-disciplinary team. This course aims to equip the family practitioner for this critical role by enhancing the knowledge and skills of the family practitioner in the care of the patient with cancer.

Entry Requirement: Professional 4-year Bachelor’s degree /Bachelor Honours degree or Equivalent Qualification
Certificate Type: Competence
Delivery Mode: Online
Duration: 12 weeks
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: C Harley
Contact Person Email:
Contact Person Phone: (021) 938 9395
Latest Year Offered: 2022