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Health Sciences and Social Work

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Practice-focused and professionally approved courses designed to produce highly skilled healthcare practitioners

Undergraduate courses Undergraduate courses

I have particularly enjoyed the cardiology unit so far since it fascinates me how complex a single heartbeat is.

Harry Messent, BSc (Hons) Human Physiology student 2015

Biomedical Science

BSc (Hons)

Informed by the latest scientific techniques and technologies, this course aims to give a firm understanding of pathological processes and the origins of disease

Study mode: full time

Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy

BSc (Hons) Accredited

This is a sought-after course designed to teach a combination of theory and practice in our first-class facilities to become a qualified dental therapist

Study mode: full time

Dental Nursing

CertHE Accredited

Thorough professional training to gain the knowledge and practical skills to become a qualified dental nurse

Study mode: full time

Healthcare Science

BSc (Hons) Accredited

An accredited and vocational course specialising in the life sciences and specially designed for the NHS pathology service

Study mode: full time

Human Communication Science

BSc (Hons)

This one-year ‘top up’ degree is a multi-perspective investigation into human communication and provides an ideal route to a career in a communication-related profession

Study mode: full time | part time

Human Physiology

BSc (Hons)

A course which incorporates several scientific disciplines to provide an integrative approach to the modern study of physiology

Study mode: full time

Operating Department Practice

BSc (Hons) Starts 2016

A work-based course to develop operating department practitioners

Study mode: full time

Operating Department Practice

DipHE Approved

Integrating theory and practice in hospital placements, this approved course provides the knowledge and hands-on skills to embark on a career within operating theatres

Study mode: full time

Paramedic Science

BSc (Hons)

A practice-based course incorporating clinical placements and specialist mentoring which ultimately leads to qualification for the paramedic profession

Study mode: full time

Pharmacology

BSc (Hons)

This course entails working at the cutting-edge of modern pharmacology methods incorporating several scientific disciplines

Study mode: full time

Pharmacy

MPharm (Hons) Accredited

Underpinned by simulated practice and work placements, this accredited course combines scientific and practical approaches for entry into the pharmacy profession

Study mode: full time

Radiography (Diagnostic)

BSc (Hons) Approved

As one of the first universities in the country to offer this subject, this approved course is at the forefront of radiography training and specifically focuses on the examination and diagnosis of patients

Study mode: full time

Radiography (Therapeutic)

BSc (Hons) Approved

As one of the first universities in the country to offer this subject, this approved course is at the forefront of radiography training and specifically focuses on the treatment and recovery process

Study mode: full time

Social Work

BSc (Hons) Approved

This approved course provides you with the knowledge, theory, values and skills to work with the most vulnerable individuals and groups in society

Study mode: full time

Speech, Language and Communication Science

FdSc

A course for aspiring speech and language therapists to gain an understanding of human communication and its disorders from biological, psychological and social perspectives

Study mode: full time | part time

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Postgraduate courses Postgraduate courses

Biomedicine

MSc

With outstanding research strengths in the biomedical field, this course facilitate the development of theoretical and practical skills to pursue a scientific career

Study mode: full time

Pharmacy Practice

MSc Accredited

A part-time, work-based course designed as the next step after the MPharm and allowing for a fully integrated learning experience meeting your professional development needs

Study mode: part time

Professional Doctorate in Health and Social Care

ProfDoc

Allowing health and social care professionals to reflect on and contribute to practice in their area of work through research

Study mode: part time

Social Work

MSc Approved

An approved qualification, relevant and up-to-date with today’s standards of social work provision and practice both in the UK and overseas

Study mode: full time

Systematic Reviews in Health

PgCert 2015

Learn the skills to conduct a systematic review

Study mode: distance learning

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Flexible and Professional Flexible and Professional

Dental Development Programme in Science and Dental Therapy (No Practice Rights)

Professional progression course

A part-time course covering core dental-related topics and allowing for progression to further study and training for the dental health profession

Study mode: part time

Dental Local Anaesthesia

Professional progression course

A part-time course focusing on the knowledge and skills required to deliver local anaesthetic safely to patients, whilst enabling you to reflect on working in a Primary care environment in the UK.

Study mode: part time

Preparing for Practice Appraisal

Professional progression course

This part-time course will enable you to prepare your dental practice and lead your staff through a successful inspection.

Study mode: distance learning

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Biomedical, Biomolecular and Pharmacy

PhD and MPhil opportunities

Research areas include: biomaterials and drug delivery, cell biology and pharmacology, pharmacy practice...

Health Sciences and Social Work

PhD and MPhil opportunities

Research areas include: allergic and respiratory disorders, health and social care environments, health and social care of the older person, global health and social care...

Science

MRes

This course provides a valuable research grounding for a wide range of science career opportunities, including preparation for MPhil or PhD study....

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