Post Basic in Oncology Nursing | RSDH College

Post Basic in Oncology Nursing

Duration: 6 Months

Study Mode: Conventional

Delivery Method: Theory, tutorial and clinical practice


This Oncology Nursing course prepares graduates for the challenge of practice in the field of Oncology, in a variety of settings including acute care hospitals; ambulatory care clinics, radiation therapy facilities and hospice.

The programme is also structured to equip graduates with the knowledge and competencies to respond effectively to the needs and demands of the ill and terminal patients. The specialized nurse functions is to provide services such as long-term nursing care to patients with cancer, prescreening prior to chemotherapy administration, management of fatigue, general symptom management and care of bone marrow transplantation patients.

  • 6 months duration
  • Behavioral Sciences
  • – Cancer Care Supportive Therapies
  • Medical Sciences
  • – Fundamental Aspects of Oncology Management 
  • Nursing Sciences
  • – Nursing Management of Cancers In Adult and Children
  • – Cancer Treatment Modalities
  • – Oncology Nursing Skills and Procedures
  • – Management of Side Effects and Complications
  • – Oncology Nursing Practice I
  • – Oncology Nursing Practice II

Tuition Fee

  • Post Basic (Critical Care Nursing, Perioperative Nursing, Renal Nursing, Oncology Nursing) – RM8,000–RM13,000