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Faculty of Health Sciences

The Faculty of Health Sciences is a major contributor to the region's healthcare workforce and carries out world-leading research to tackle some of the biggest health challenges facing society.

Cutting edge new facilities, expert staff and close links with the NHS and other providers enable our students to develop the knowledge and skills to pursue a wide range of professions.

They include careers as doctors, nurses, midwives, paramedics and other health workers, as well as social workers, psychologists, biomedical scientists and sports scientists.

The Faculty of Health Sciences is home to the Hull York Medical School; Department of Biomedical Sciences; Department of Psychology; Department of Sport, Health and Exercise Science; Department of Midwifery and Child Health; Department of Nursing; Department of Paramedical, Perioperative and Advanced Practice; and the Department of Psychological Health, Wellbeing and Social Work.

These departments bring together their expertise to offer a range of courses in the following subject areas.

DEPARTMENT OF BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES

Be inspired by our expert lecturers as you train for a career at the cutting edge of life-saving research and diagnostics. 

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Our courses

Biomedical and Forensic Science

Hull York Medical School

At Hull York Medical School, we have a proud reputation as one of the UK's most exciting, contemporary schools, offering innovative and rigorous medical education.

Hull York Medical School Staff
Department of Midwifery and Child Health

The world leaders in perinatal mental health, our research-active department carries out projects at a local, national and international level.

Our vibrant and interdisciplinary department includes professional midwives as well as child, neonatal and public health nurses.

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Our courses

Health, Nursing and Midwifery

Department of Nursing

At the forefront of the Faculty of Health Sciences, the Department of Nursing provides adult nursing and nursing associate students with all they need to excel.

We combine research-driven education and clinical practice with the opportunity to be involved in high-quality research projects in healthcare. The department carries out nationally and internationally recognised research in a dynamic, welcoming and inclusive environment with excellent facilities.

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Our courses

Health, Nursing and Midwifery

Department of Paramedical, Perioperative and Advanced Practice

We support undergraduate and postgraduate students across a range of key healthcare subjects including paramedicine, physiotherapy, operating department practice, advanced practice, specialist community nursing, non-medical prescribing and endoscopy.

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Our courses

Health, Nursing and Midwifery

Department of Psychological Health, Wellbeing and Social Work

Our vibrant and interdisciplinary department delivers high-quality and professional education and research.

We have strong links with national, local and regional agencies. Our exciting range of contemporary professional programmes consists of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, the Clinical Psychology Doctoral programme, MSc Dementia (Online), MA and BA in Social Work, BSc Nursing (Learning Disability) and BSc Nursing (Mental Health).

Find out more about the Department of Psychological Health, Wellbeing and Social Work

 

Our courses

Health, Nursing and Midwifery

Psychology

Department of Psychology

Our programmes enable you to master specialist techniques under the guidance of professional psychologists in cutting-edge facilities.

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Our courses

Psychology

Department of Sport, Health and Exercise Science

Raise your game and go further studying under internationally-recognised experts in state-of-the-art facilities recently upgraded in a substantial £15-million investment.

Find out more about the Department of Sport, Health and Exercise Science

 

Our courses

Sport, Health and Exercise Science

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Our research

The University has a richly-deserved reputation for world-class multi-disciplinary research that drives forward improvements to healthcare and the wellbeing of society as a whole.

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Professor Paul Hagan

Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences

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Health Campus

Boasting a simulated operating theatre, hospital ward and intensive care unit, our new £28-million Health Campus is a phenomenal resource that will allow our students to train in a real life setting from the start – giving students the skills and confidence to easily transition into a clinical setting.

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Faculty of Health Sciences
  • University of Hull
  • Hull, UK
  • HU6 7RX