Glasgow Caledonian University - The School of Health and Life Sciences

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Glasgow Caledonian University is a distinctive, inclusive and forward-looking university that is committed to its social mission to promote the common good. We have become an international centre of excellence in higher education, promoting employability and global citizenship in our graduates. We win awards for our support and commitment to the student experience, whilst delivering innovation through our world-class research in key areas of strength. We have a tradition of widening access to higher education for talented individuals regardless of their backgrounds, and we leverage our intellectual and social capital for the benefit of the communities we serve in Scotland and internationally.

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is a vibrant, innovative and multi-award winning University for the Common Good.

We aim to contribute to society in a manner that embraces yet goes beyond the traditional role of a university. GCU’s For the Common Good commitment is brought to life and delivered by students and staff across academic schools and departments.

Welcome to the School of Health and Life Sciences

The School of Health and Life Sciences, one of three academic schools in GCU, brings together the departments of Life Sciences, Psychology, Social Work and Allied Health Sciences and Nursing and Community Health.

Working in partnership with our staff, students and external stakeholders, the School of Health and Life Sciences has created a unifying vision designed to meet the 2020 University Strategy, embedding excellence, engagement and energy into every aspect of school life.

Our School brings together the departments of Life Sciences, Psychology, Social Work and Allied Health Sciences and Nursing and Community Health. Inter-departmental collaboration allows the School to offer an unparalleled range of teaching programmes and flexible delivery options, research, bespoke training and consultancy services across the health, social care and life sciences sectors.

The School has more than 280 academics including Professors, Readers, Postdoctoral Research Fellows, and Research Assistants. We received an outstanding 93% student satisfaction in the most recent National Student Survey. We have over 4000 students from all over the world including the UK, Canada, Myanmar, Indonesia, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Bangladesh. They are a highly valued and integral part of our academic community.

We are committed to innovative, engaging and inter-professional education for all of our students. This is underpinned by our world-class facilities and cutting edge research. The success of our methodology is demonstrated by our outstanding National Student Survey results.

Research Excellence

Excellence in teaching and research, top academics, supportive and stimulating learning environment in a wide range of areas – from Food Biosciences to Nursing.

Our Research

In REF 2014, we ranked in the top 20 in the UK for health research at world-leading and internationally excellent standards. Find out about our award-winning academics and vibrant research community.

Our Facilities

We offer students and businesses access to state-of-the-art learning and research facilities across all our departments.

Our Departments

The strengths of the School of Health and Life Sciences and the associated Institute of Applied Health Research lie in our professional expertise, multidisciplinary team-based service delivery, and strict adherence to regulatory standards that require partnerships with the public, and commercial and non-governmental organisations.

Our school's commitment to excellence and collaboration ensures we are on the cutting edge of undergraduate, postgraduate and research practice and knowledge, inspired by an individual and collective wish to contribute to the improvement of health and well-being.

Our school offers a breadth of theoretical knowledge, practice skills and educational engagement spanning community to bench to business and bedside, and back into community, and supported by ongoing investment in our people and facilities.

The school consists of three departments subdivided into academic subject groups:

  • Department of Nursing and Community Health
  • Department of Psychology, Social Work and Allied Health Sciences
  • Department of Life Sciences

Practice Academic Careers

Our policy of supporting Practice/Clinical Academic Careers across all disciplines is fundamental to the School of Health and Life Sciences. These are embedded in our mission towards the Common Weal and underpin our commitment to ensuring that practice, both clinical and academic, drives our learning and our research.

Our ongoing aim is to establish our School as a nationally and internationally recognised centre of excellence, with Clinical Academic Research Careers and Practice Education Academic Careers forming a key element in this vision.

The School’s clinical academic practitioners successfully integrate clinical knowledge, skills, research and education in their specialist area to benefit patients/clients and learners, and to enhance service delivery.

Through our Clinical Academic Research Careers and Practice Education Academic Careers, the School of Health and Life Sciences engages in real world research and education to answer genuine dilemmas in practice and questions raised by those at the forefront of service and care delivery. Practice drives our learning and research, and our research provides evidence which is implemented into practice to benefit patients/clients, communities, health and social care services.

Supporting practice academic careers

The Clinical Academic Research and Practice Education Academic practitioners represent all the disciplines in the School of Health and Life Sciences, and are members of established research groups in the Institute for Applied Health Research, with its associated infrastructure and research impacts. They fulfil key roles in generating important research questions from practice and in working to ensure the new evidence shapes and influences service delivery as well as health and social care policy. The School has practice/clinical academic research practitioners and practice education academic practitioners in the areas of:

  • Nursing
  • Social Work
  • Psychology
  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Podiatry
  • Radiology
  • Vision Sciences – Optometry, Orthoptics
  • Operating Department Practice

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PgD in Specialist Community Public Health Nursing

Campus เต็มเวลา นอกเวลา 1 - 2  September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow + เพิ่มขึ้น 1

Make a difference in the lives and well-being of children and families while advancing your career with our PgD Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (Health Visiting). [+]

Make a difference in the lives and well-being of children and families while advancing your career with our PgD Specialist Community Public Health Nursing (SCPHN). Communities have diverse needs and challenges – and we’ve designed a programme that will prepare you to meet them.

As a health visitor you will have the opportunity to serve the common good on a daily basis, promoting better health at an individual, group and community level. And at GCU, you’ll get a world-class education from an institution with a long history of training in the field.

We’ll help you develop the skills you need for effective and efficient care, with a child- and family-centred approach that empowers providers and patients alike. With a focus on preventive and anticipatory care, you’ll take on a unique role in health service, collaborating with and encouraging new parents and their families. ... [-]


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MSc/PgD/PgC in Medical Ultrasound

Campus นอกเวลา 1 - 6  September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

With flexible study options tailored to your area of practice, GCUs MSc Medical Ultrasound gives you the theoretical foundation and real-world experience you need to improve not only your own work but your field at large. [+]

With flexible study options tailored to your area of practice, GCU’s MSc Medical Ultrasound gives you the theoretical foundation and real-world experience you need to improve not only your own work – but your field at large.

Using state-of-the-art simulation facilities (MedaPhor ScanTrainer) and sonographic equipment (GES8), our multidisciplinary team of academic experts and clinical specialists will coach you in safe and effective medical ultrasound practice. You’ll rehearse your skills in a setting that prepares you for real-world practice and get instant feedback that’s specific to your field.

Accredited by the Consortium for Accreditation of Sonographic Education (CASE), your programme will draw on industry best practice for a curriculum that is both evidence-based and varied – with lectures, workshops, simulations, seminars and case studies to help you learn. And at GCU, you’ll get a world-class education that also contributes to the common good – through critical evaluation of research, professional discussion and debate designed to help promote innovation in the field.... [-]


MSc in Advanced Practice in District Nursing with Specialist Practitioner Qualification

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

This programme is designed for registered nurses who want to build on their existing knowledge and develop new skills. [+]

Sharpen your decision-making and problem-solving ability and learn to meet the challenges of complex clinical situations in our PgD Advanced Practice in District Nursing with Specialist Practitioner Qualification. This programme is designed for registered nurses who want to build on their existing knowledge and develop new skills.

Gain training to better meet the political and organisational demands of delivering care – and advance best practices in your field. Harness your commitment to the common good to make a meaningful difference at the local, national or global level. Prepare for a challenging and rewarding career as a specialist practitioner in a programme that uses a variety of dynamic learning opportunities.... [-]


MSc in Biomedical Science

Campus นอกเวลา 2 - 3  September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Designed for working scientists, the MSc Biomedical Science is the only one of its kind in the city of Glasgow. [+]

As an NHS scientist, you're already contributing to the common good – making a positive impact through meaningful work. Now you're ready for the next step: you're ready to lead.

Designed for working scientists, the MSc Biomedical Science is the only one of its kind in the city of Glasgow. This part-time programme enables biomedical scientists currently employed in NHS pathology service labs to attain greater expertise and advance to the next stage of their careers.

GCU's MSc Biomedical Science is accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS). With part-time study, the programme takes two to three years to complete.

Through this programme, hospital laboratory employees can progress through Agenda for Change bandings and fulfil the required qualifications to become a Chartered Scientist (CSci).... [-]


MSc in Biomolecular and Biomedical Sciences

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Our highly regarded MSc Biomolecular and Biomedical Sciences programme will prepare you with practical skills in scientific investigation and a valuable body of academic knowledge informed by the newest research in the field. [+]

The biomolecular and biomedical sciences are challenging, demanding enthusiastic, driven students. Of course, these cutting-edge fields also offer incredible potential for positive impact – and meaningful careers.

The biomedical sciences offer hope for curing diseases and bettering the health and well-being of people across the globe. Every discovery shapes the future. Every contribution furthers the common good. 

GCU is ranked in the top 20 in the UK for allied health research conducted at world-leading standards (Research Excellence Framework). Our highly regarded MSc Biomolecular and Biomedical Sciences programme will prepare you with practical skills in scientific investigation and a valuable body of academic knowledge informed by the newest research in the field. ... [-]


MSc in Clinical Microbiology

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Through GCUs MSc Clinical Microbiology, you will acquire the skills necessary for success in this highly competitive and important field. [+]

Despite incredible advances in medicine, there is still plenty of work to be done in the 21st century to create healthier communities across the globe – and microbiologists are leading the way.

Tuberculosis and cholera still devastate populations around the world. New and deadly strains of influenza are appearing. Zika virus is spreading rapidly with warmer global temperatures – as are other parasitic diseases.

For almost a century, we’ve relied on vaccines and antibiotics to prevent and treat infectious disease. But as new pathogens emerge, and antimicrobial drug resistance spreads, innovative approaches are needed. The stakes for microbiologists are higher than ever.... [-]


MSc in Clinical Nutrition and Health

Campus เต็มเวลา August 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

This programme fulfils the demands of dedicated working professionals international dietitians, medical doctors, life science graduates and degree-level health professionals who want to know more about clinical nutrition. [+]

Demand is growing worldwide for experts in clinical nutrition and health. Countries across the globe are recognising how important nutrition is to healthy, sustainable communities. Governments are prioritising nutrition and diet in their national health plans.

However, while communities worldwide have identified the need, few have the resources to build their own expert workforce.

GCU’s MSc Clinical Nutrition and Health is designed to fill this gap. Graduates of the programme are using their newfound expertise in nutrition to build healthier communities and contribute to the common good across the world.

The programme fulfils the demands of dedicated working professionals – international dietitians, medical doctors, life science graduates and degree-level health professionals who want to know more about clinical nutrition.... [-]


MSc in Diabetes Care and Management

Campus เต็มเวลา นอกเวลา 16 - 36  September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow + เพิ่มขึ้น 1

GCUs MSc Diabetes Care and Management will prepare you to advance your career with confidence and help people in your community enjoy healthier, more fulfilling lives. [+]

Diabetes is on the rise worldwide. Healthcare professionals with expertise in diabetes care are in high demand. The work is challenging but rewarding, and the field needs talented professionals with a real commitment to the common good.

GCU’s MSc Diabetes Care and Management will prepare you to advance your career with confidence – and help people in your community enjoy healthier, more fulfilling lives.

The MSc Diabetes Care and Management is multidisciplinary, bringing together key insights from multiple fields. You'll learn about best practices in diabetes care and management from a broad range of perspectives.

Understand the biology of the disease Learn about preventing, diagnosing and managing diabetes Recognise diabetes complications Explore the latest research in the field Survey up-to-date advances in management and care Acquire the skills to collaborate on active research ... [-]

MSc in Diagnostic Imaging

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Designed to train a new generation of leaders in the field, our MSc Diagnostic Imaging programme will give you new insight into current and best practice and train you to create real and meaningful change. [+]

Designed to train a new generation of leaders in the field, our MSc Diagnostic Imaging programme will give you new insight into current and best practice – and train you to create real and meaningful change. You’ll develop advanced critical thinking skills, synthesise evidence from a range of research and other sources and build on industry knowledge and clinical experience to inform professional discussion and debate.

As a part of GCU’s thriving and diverse academic community, you’ll not only prepare for a successful career but use what you learn to advance the field and contribute to the common good. 

You can choose between studying the broad-based MSc Diagnostic Imaging programme or an optional pathway specific to your area of practice.... [-]


MSc in Dietetics

Campus เต็มเวลา 20  September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

This programme is designed for students who already have a science degree and a background in physiology and biochemistry. [+]

Dietitians work with individuals and communities, committed to helping people become healthier and happier through better diet and nutrition. As registered practitioners, they also work with people who have medical conditions that require special dietary management.

GCU’s PgD Dietetics will prepare you to build the health of your community and transform your clients’ lives for the better. It’s important, rewarding work that requires people like you who are committed to the common good. 

The programme is designed for students who already have a science degree and a background in physiology and biochemistry. Through the PgD Dietetics, you will learn how to apply your science knowledge to nutrition and dietetics.... [-]


MSc in Health and Social Care

Campus เต็มเวลา นอกเวลา 1 - 3  September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow + เพิ่มขึ้น 1

With our innovative and flexible MSc Health and Social Care, youll customise a programme to meet your interests and career goals. Prepare to contribute to new developments and initiatives in the field. [+]

With our innovative and flexible MSc Health and Social Care, you’ll customise a programme to meet your interests and career goals. Prepare to contribute to new developments and initiatives in the field. 

Informed by current public policy, cutting-edge research and GCU’s close relationship to industry, we’ll train you to analyse and think critically about issues at the forefront of the health and social care fields – so you can both advance your career and support the common good.

Our wide range of student-centred teaching and assessment methods combine for a broad-based and comprehensive programme. You’ll learn to understand and appraise the latest research and literature on health and social care and apply evidence-based theory to real-life practice. A combination of traditional coursework and hands-on projects will deepen your understanding.... [-]


MSc in Investigative Ophthalmology and Vision Research

Campus เต็มเวลา นอกเวลา 1 - 2  September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow + เพิ่มขึ้น 1

Our MSc Investigative Ophthalmology and Vision Research gives eye care professionals like you the academic knowledge and practical skills they need to effectively diagnose and treat a wide range of ocular conditions. [+]

Our MSc Investigative Ophthalmology and Vision Research gives eye care professionals like you the academic knowledge and practical skills they need to contribute to groundbreaking medical advancements and effectively diagnose and treat a wide range of ocular conditions.

Whether you want to pursue further academic studies or take on new responsibilities as a primary caregiver – our programme gives you the clinical skills and research experience you need. Advance your career and have a meaningful influence on the future of the field.

A combination of core and elective modules and research opportunities – with a research project making up one-third of the programme – allows you to customise your studies based on your personal interests and professional requirements. This includes the option to select a specialisation leading to a named degree on completion of your dissertation:... [-]


MSc in Nursing: Advancing Professional Practice

Campus เต็มเวลา นอกเวลา 1 - 3  September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow + เพิ่มขึ้น 1

Our MSc Nursing: Advancing Professional Practice programme prepares you to lead and innovate in the field of advanced nursing whether you work in the UK or abroad. [+]

Advancing nursing knowledge, skills and attributes are essential to underpin professional practice. The MSc Nursing: Advancing Professional Practice provides registered nurses with an educational platform for career development by undertaking focused study on advancing their clinical knowledge, skills and attributes within specific areas of practice.

This programme recognises the ever-changing complexity of care and offers a range of flexible and elective study options, which are educationally responsive to changing direction of UK policy.

Contributing staff on the MSc Nursing: Advancing Professional Practice programme are active in leading research and policy development in collaboration with groups such as; Health Protection Scotland; The Scottish Healthcare Associated Infection Institute; The UK Stroke Self-management Network, Association of Advanced Practice Educators (AAPEUK).... [-]


MSc in Nursing Studies Adult (Pre-registration)

Campus เต็มเวลา 28  September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

The MSc Nursing Studies (Pre-registration) offers graduates from any background the opportunity to transfer their graduate skills to nursing. [+]

This new and exciting MSc route offers graduates from any background the opportunity to transfer their graduate skills and harness them in becoming a nurse. 

Recognising the changing context of healthcare and the profile of nurses needed, the MSc Nursing Studies aims to equip graduate student nurses with advanced critical thinking skills, as well as practical skills and competencies to deliver compassionate, competent, person-centred, effective, safe and high quality health care. 

MSc graduates will be expected make a significant contribution to ‘improving lives’ at an individual, community and global level. While working in partnership with health and social care professionals to meet the needs of patients, clients and service users, they will also contribute to public health outcomes through education and health improvement interventions. ... [-]


MSc in Occupational Therapy (pre-reg)

Campus เต็มเวลา January 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Approved by the Health and Care Professions Council and accredited by the College of Occupational Therapists and the World Federation of Occupational Therapists. [+]

Accredited by: HCPC

Imagine the satisfaction of helping people reach their true potential, take control of their lives and participate fully in the world around them. With an MSc Occupational Therapy from GCU, that’s exactly what you’ll do. Occupational therapists are skilled professionals who help people of all ages to carry out activities made difficult by physical or mental illness, disability or ageing.

Approved by the Health and Care Professions Council and accredited by both the College of Occupational Therapists and the World Federation of Occupational Therapists, our programme will broaden your experience and give you new insight into caring for patients.

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MSc in Pharmacology

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

As part of our thriving, diverse and globally networked research community, youll investigate how the body works and what goes wrong when a disease strikes and learn how drugs are engineered to reverse and even prevent a wide range of conditions. [+]

From inhalers that ease breathing to pills and injections that destroy cancer, pharmacology affects billions of people around the world as a powerful force for good. In our MSc Pharmacology programme, you’ll discover how to harness that power to save and improve countless lives.

At GCU, you'll develop a comprehensive understanding of the science behind drugs and their effects on the human body – and master the cutting-edge techniques, laboratory bench skills and critical thinking approaches you need to succeed.

As part of our thriving, diverse and globally networked research community, you’ll investigate how the body works and what goes wrong when a disease strikes – and learn how drugs are engineered to reverse and even prevent a wide range of medical conditions.... [-]


MSc in Physiotherapy

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Learn in state-of-the-art facilities, study the latest in clinical research and get leading-edge training in our MSc Physiotherapy programme. [+]

Learn in state-of-the-art facilities, study the latest in clinical research and get leading-edge training in our MSc Physiotherapy programme. GCU collaborates with industry to bring a cutting-edge course of study to physiotherapists seeking to advance their careers. The programme is delivered by practising experts, specialists and academics – and informed by the latest developments in the field.

You’ll hone your skills in a friendly, open and diverse environment – where we’re focused on advancing your career and committed to global engagement, social responsibility and serving the common good. Get a world-class education that takes a cross-functional approach, with contributions from the fields of nursing, podiatry, occupational therapy and radiography as well as physiotherapy, and modules taught by guest experts and experienced academic staff across GCU’s School of Health and Life Sciences.... [-]


MSc in Physiotherapy (Pre-registration)

Campus เต็มเวลา January 2019 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Gain the expertise and knowledge you need to apply for membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP), register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and become a practising physiotherapist. [+]

You want to problem-solve in a clinical capacity, think independently and practise as a chartered physiotherapist – and you’re ready to get there fast. Our accelerated MSc Physiotherapy is the programme for you.

At GCU, programmes are both highly relevant to your career – and focused on creating meaningful change that contributes to the common good. You’ll gain the expertise and knowledge you need to apply for membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP), register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and become a practising physiotherapist.

You’ll develop new insight in the areas of neuromusculoskeletal, cardiovascular and respiratory therapeutics and neurorehabilitation – combining traditional study with comprehensive hands-on experience in clinical placements. And you’ll have the support of a thriving, friendly and diverse GCU community as you learn.... [-]


MSc in Public Health

Campus or Online เต็มเวลา 1 - 5  September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Develop your knowledge & professional skills for safe & effective public health practice. Our programme is underpinned by a framework of social action & content is aligned to UK Public Health Skills & Career Framework & WHO international standards. [+]

Turn public health theory into social action and create meaningful change at the local, national and international levels with our MSc Public Health. You'll join practitioners from a wide range of backgrounds in this unique and highly relevant programme. Develop the knowledge and skills you need to advance your career and improve the lives of people round the world.

Through a blended approach of traditional instruction supported by online study, your programme prepares you to make a positive impact across a broad range of issues in public health- from preventing disease and minimising its consequences to prolonging life and improving health equity. We've designed a variety of assessments - including written assignments, project proposals, small-scale research and systematic reviews - to make sure you get the most out of your studies.... [-]


MSc in Theory of Podiatric Surgery

Campus นอกเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Accredited by the College of Podiatry in London and offered in collaboration with Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh, this part-time programme prepares you to pursue a successful career in advanced practice or podiatric surgery. [+]

Develop a solid academic foundation in a rapidly changing field with our MSc Theory of Podiatric Surgery. Accredited by the College of Podiatry in London and offered in collaboration with Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh, this part-time programme prepares you to pursue a successful career in advanced practice or podiatric surgery.

We draw on a wide variety of current teaching methods and combine independent work with a team approach to care, giving you a new perspective on critical thinking, problem-solving and reflexive practice in the field. Your programme will arm you with the skills and tools you need to improve the quality and widen the scope of your practice – advancing your own career while you contribute to the common good.... [-]


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Doctorate of Physiotherapy (Pre-registration)

Campus เต็มเวลา 42  January 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

The Doctor of Physiotherapy (Pre-registration) (DPT) is a full-time programme delivered using innovative teaching methods to assist and contextualise learning. [+]

The Doctor of Physiotherapy (Pre-registration) (DPT) is a full-time programme delivered using innovative teaching methods to assist and contextualise learning. This programme leads to qualification as a physiotherapist, eligible to apply for HCPC registration as a practicing physiotherapist. Modules are delivered by experienced tutors, researchers and invited academic and clinical lecturers who are specialists in their area of expertise.

Our close links with clinical/practice specialists allow our students access to the most up-to-date clinical material, research and professional expertise within the university and practice settings.

The DPT is practice and research led and the programme is designed to produce graduates who are equipped to meet the current and future needs and challenges of health & social care practice and research. The physiotherapy department has academic staff who are recognised experts within their areas of practice.... [-]


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BSc (Hons) in Applied Biomedical Science/Biomedical Science

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

We offer the only Biomedical Science programme with placement in Glasgow that is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS). [+]

Accredited by: HCPC   IBMS   RSB

Biomedical scientists carry out laboratory tests on specimens sent for analysis by GPs and other health care professionals. 

Biomedical Science is vital for the clinical diagnosis of disease and accurate treatment of patients and the operation of the NHS and other health-related industries. 

We offer the only Biomedical Science programme with placement in Glasgow that is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS). 

You will gain the knowledge and skills needed to become a biomedical scientist, including cellular pathology, clinical biochemistry, haematology, and clinical microbiology. A key strength of the programme is a work-based placement in a Scottish hospital.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Diagnostic Imaging

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

GCU's Diagnostic Imaging qualification is recognised worldwide and allows you to register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the Society and College of Radiographers. [+]

Diagnostic Radiographers produce and interpret images of the human body. Diagnostic Imaging is central to health care and is critical in the diagnosis and treatment of trauma and disease.

GCU's Diagnostic Imaging qualification is recognised worldwide and allows you to register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the Society and College of Radiographers. 

Most of Scotland's Diagnostic Radiographers graduate from GCU, equipped with the knowledge, competencies and attributes needed to practice in the modern health and social care services. You will have access to a dedicated x-ray suite that simulates practice.

An elective placement at the end of Year 3 provides the opportunity to study abroad. ... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Human Nutrition and Dietetics

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

The longest running Dietetics programme in Scotland, accredited by the British Dietetic Association and the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). [+]

Human Nutrition and Dietetics is the application of the science of nutrition to the prevention and treatment of disease and the promotion of health. 

GCU has the longest running Dietetics programme in Scotland. It provides an in-depth understanding of nutrition and metabolism, gained from the study of physiology, biochemistry, pharmacology and food science, with recognition of the influencing aspects of psychology and sociology. 

The programme's strong practical focus centres around problem-based learning in the classroom, nutrition laboratory and clinical simulation lab as well as on placement. 

The programme is accredited by the British Dietetic Association and the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). It leads to eligibility to apply for HCPC registration (students are required to complete 1000 hours of clinical placement to be eligible) and follows the core curriculum set out by the British Dietetics Association.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Nursing Studies (Adult)

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

The BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing degree from GCU. Is highly competitive and our graduates going on to enjoy a wide range of careers in the NHS. This 4 year degree allows you to register as a nurse on completion. [+]

Adult nursing is a dynamic, rewarding and highly skilled caring and compassionate career. You will develop diverse skills ranging from the delivery of health education for individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds to delivering complex care for people with multiple acute or long term conditions.

This programme aims to develop nurses who are able to deliver person-centred, safe and effective care, working with other professions and agencies in an ever-changing and complex healthcare environment.

You will experience a variety of clinical placements and will learn using a diverse range of techniques and approaches. You will undertake clinical practice for 50% of the course, in community and hospital placements as well as independent and voluntary sector experience.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Nursing Studies (Child)

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Take the 4 year BSc (Hons) Child Nursing degree and take part in practice placements in a wide variety of settings even international placements are available. On completion you can register as a Children's Nurse. [+]

Accredited by: NMC

Working as an integral part of the health care team, Children's Nurses deliver specialist nursing care to children and their families from birth to young adulthood. Children's Nurses practice in a wide range of settings ranging from intensive care units and family homes to delivering care in global emergency situations.

Inter-professional learning with students from a range of health care professional courses will encourage your awareness of the roles and responsibilities of the wider multi-disciplinary team and foster team working skills.

As a student nurse, you will undertake practice placement in a variety of settings including the new Glasgow Children's Hospital, community nursing and school nursing. These experiences will be supported by theoretical nursing knowledge and practical experiences developed in GCU's state-of-the-art inter-professional clinical simulation centre.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Nursing Studies (Dual Registration Learning Disability/Child)

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

This programme offers a unique opportunity for students to study care delivery within two fields of practice, Learning Disability and Child. [+]

Nursing care is delivered in a variety of contemporary health care settings. Registered nurses in any field of practice need to be prepared to meet the needs of patients, service users and carers, to a level expected by the public, to be able to respond to challenges and to meet the demand for care delivery in a modern and complex healthcare system.

This programme offers a unique opportunity for students to study care delivery within two fields of practice, Learning Disability and Child, and is structured to give you a range of theory and practice modules in both fields.

This is a new and innovative pathway and as a student nurse you will learn through a variety of methods. 50% of your experience will be clinical practice; strong links and integrated practice learning with local health and social care providers will allow you to put theory into practice and develop a wide range of skills.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Nursing Studies (Learning Disability)

Campus or Online เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

The highly competitive BSc Hons Learning Disability Nursing lets you become a register nurse and work with individuals and families to improve their lifestyle and health and provide them with much needed support. [+]

Learning Disability nursing involves working in partnership with individuals and families to improve autonomy, promote health and support inclusion. This includes making a real contribution towards enhancing behaviours and lifestyles that help achieve the best health outcomes.

This programme focuses on meeting the holistic needs of people with learning disabilities. You will explore key themes within contemporary learning disability practice including meeting health needs, community engagement, person centred planning, inclusion and integration, addressing health inequalities, legislation, forensic practice, care planning and assessment, evidence-based practice, research methods and appraisal.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Nursing Studies (Mental Health)

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

This honours nursing degree takes 4 years and provides you with a wealth of practical experience and the skills and knowledge you need to become a Mental Health Nurse on completion. [+]

By promoting individual strengths, mental wellbeing and independence, Mental Health Nurses support people who are finding it difficult to cope with aspects of their life due to mental health problems.

This programme focuses on contemporary approaches in the support and treatment available for people with mental health problems. Students undertake practice learning experience for 50% of the course in a broad range of placements within NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde. These include NHS community and hospital placements as well as independent and voluntary sector experience.

During these practice learning experiences, students are involved in mental health nursing activities, including assessment and the provision of care for a range of patients relevant to their chosen nursing pathway. There are opportunities for international placements or experiences at various points in the programme.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Occupational Therapy

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Graduates are eligible to apply for membership of the College of Occupational Therapists and registration with the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC). [+]

Occupational Therapists work with a wide variety of people to help them reach their potential and gain as much independence as they can.

For people with physical or mental health limitations, everyday tasks may be difficult. However, through activity, occupational therapy enables people to live more productive and enjoyable lives.

To meet the standards of the World Federation of Occupational Therapists, a minimum of 1000 hours of practice placement is required. As one of the largest providers of qualified Occupational Therapists in Scotland, GCU is innovative in practice placement experience, resulting in job creation in new areas of practice.

Occupational Therapists work as part of a team and a third of this programme is dedicated to inter-professional study, where students from a range of health and social care professions learn together.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Optometry

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

GCU's Optometry programme is designed to provide the theoretical and practical training to equip graduates with advanced clinical skills which they will use to work as independent eyecare professionals. [+]

GCU's Optometry programme is designed to provide the theoretical and practical training to equip graduates with advanced clinical skills which they will use to work as independent eyecare professionals.

Optometrists are eyecare professionals who detect sight problems and prescribe and fit glasses as well as contact lenses and other visual aids. Optometrists also detect and manage a variety of eye conditions such as Glaucoma and Age-related macular degeneration.

Optometrists in Scotland have an extended healthcare role compared to elsewhere in the UK. The advanced knowledge and clinical skills that optometrists need to fulfil this role are at the centre of our four-year Optometry programme. ... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Orthoptics

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Studying Orthoptics is interesting and challenging and employment opportunities are excellent. The qualification is recognised worldwide. [+]

Orthoptists are allied health professionals who specialise in the diagnosis and management of a wide range of eye conditions.

Understanding the eye and the role of the brain in visual experience are key to Orthoptic work. Orthoptists work in the care and management of patients with poor development of vision and conditions that include brain injury, diabetes, stroke, low vision and glaucoma.

Orthoptists work closely with Ophthalmologists and Optometrists, as well as paediatricians, neurologists, nursery teachers, health visitors, endocrinologists, and other allied health professionals in multi-disciplinary care.

The programme at GCU involves learning alongside other healthcare trainees giving students a multidisciplinary experience throughout their four years of study. Orthoptics is suited to individuals interested in health care who enjoy working with people, particularly children and the elderly. ... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Pharmacology

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Pharmacologists play a vital role in the discovery and development of new medicines that benefit human and animal health. [+]

Pharmacologists play a vital role in the discovery and development of new medicines that benefit human and animal health.

This programme involves a high proportion of practical work, including a five-day practical molecular biology workshop that brings together theory and practice, to equip you with the laboratory skills employers need. You will gain an understanding of how the body works, what goes wrong in disease and how drugs can be used to manage these diseased states.

The successful UK drug industry employs 70,000 people and generates a further 250,000 jobs in related industries. In Scotland, the expansion of health-related industries and the biotechnology sector means that demand for graduates in this area currently outstrips supply.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

On completion of the programme you will be eligible to apply for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). [+]

Whether working in a hospital, the community, industry, schools, sport, public or private health settings, physiotherapists help people overcome physical difficulties by restoring movement and function to as near normal as possible. Physiotherapists are key members of the health care team working in a challenging and rewarding profession.

Our aim is to develop graduates with the values and skills to become innovative and problem solving practitioners. You will develop a scientific outlook and deal with patients in a variety of settings; from neuro rehabilitation to musculoskeletal to respiratory care and industry.

To develop the skills required in physiotherapy, you will practise on other students in your class. Your learning is also supported by visiting the clinical simulation lab, field trips, practice education placements and e-learning. You will also gain experience in an elective placement in the UK or abroad.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Podiatry

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

This programme is approved by the UK Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists and the UK Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC). [+]

Patients who have problems with their feet or lower limbs need expert care and attention. Podiatrists are independent highly skilled professionals, able to both diagnose and treat problems affecting the feet and lower limbs.

We aim to develop creative, innovative and skilled podiatric practitioners with a communicative and caring attitude towards patients. You will gain practical experience in the clinical environment, observing and working alongside skilled and experienced and world-renowned researchers. 

This programme is approved by the UK Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists and the UK Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC). 

It is the only Podiatry programme in the UK to offer an HCPC-approved international academic exchange. This is with La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia. ... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Professional Studies in Nursing

Campus เต็มเวลา นอกเวลา 1 - 6  September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow + เพิ่มขึ้น 1

A flexible programme aimed at nursing professionals looking for an advanced qualification. [+]

A professional development programme for qualified nurses, to advance their academic qualifications to degree level or honours degree level; or to gain a graduate certificate. Multiple delivery methods and a broad range of module options provide flexibility to suit a range of home and international markets. Routes to awards can be tailored to meet the personal development needs of individual practitioners and the operational demands and strategic needs of service development.

Why choose this programme?

We are experts in all four fields of Nursing (Adult, Child, Learning Disability and Mental health) as well as health visiting, midwifery and public health.

GCU is leading the way in inter-professional education for health professionals.... [-]


BSc (Hons) in Radiotherapy and Oncology

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

GCU is the largest provider of therapeutic radiography education in Scotland. The teaching team work closely with practice colleagues in the NHS. [+]

Therapeutic radiographers are highly skilled caring professionals who have an essential role in the treatment of patients with cancer. They deliver radiotherapy treatment using state-of-the-art equipment.

Radiotherapy radiographers work as part of the health care team and are involved in decisions about radiotherapy patient management. They provide care and support to patients and their families throughout the cancer journey.

GCU is the largest provider of therapeutic radiography education in Scotland. The teaching team work closely with practice colleagues in the NHS and with their professional body to ensure the programme is relevant and up-to-date.

You will have use of a dedicated radiotherapy treatment planning laboratory and digital image viewing equipment. Practice placements will provide you with experience in both large and smaller cancer centres.... [-]


BSc in Nursing Studies (Adult)

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Become a Registered Nurse with the 3 year Adult Nursing BSc from GCU. On completion you are eligible to register as a nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). [+]

Adult nursing is a dynamic, rewarding and highly skilled caring and compassionate career. You will develop diverse skills ranging from the delivery of health education for individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds to delivering complex care for people with multiple acute or long term conditions.

This programme aims to develop nurses who are able to deliver person-centred, safe and effective care, working with other professions and agencies in an ever-changing and complex healthcare environment.

You will experience a variety of clinical placements and will learn using a diverse range of techniques and approaches. You will undertake clinical practice for 50% of the course, in community and hospital placements as well as independent and voluntary sector experience. ... [-]


BSc in Nursing Studies (Child)

Campus เต็มเวลา August 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

On graduation, you will gain entry onto the Nursing and Midwifery Council Register as a Children's Nurse. [+]

Accredited by: NMC

Working as an integral part of the health care team, Children's Nurses deliver specialist nursing care to children and their families from birth to young adulthood. Children's Nurses practice in a wide range of settings ranging from intensive care units and family homes to delivering care in global emergency situations.

Inter-professional learning with students from a range of health care professional courses will encourage your awareness of the roles and responsibilities of the wider multi-disciplinary team and foster team working skills.

As a student nurse, you will undertake practice placement in a variety of settings including the new Glasgow Children's Hospital, community nursing and school nursing. These experiences will be supported by theoretical nursing knowledge and practical experiences developed in GCU's state-of-the-art inter-professional clinical simulation centre.... [-]


BSc in Nursing Studies (Learning Disability)

Campus เต็มเวลา August 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

Learning Disability nursing involves working in partnership with individuals and families to improve autonomy, promote health and support inclusion. [+]

Learning Disability nursing involves working in partnership with individuals and families to improve autonomy, promote health and support inclusion. This includes making a real contribution towards enhancing behaviours and lifestyles that help achieve the best health outcomes.

This programme focuses on meeting the holistic needs of people with learning disabilities. You will explore key themes within contemporary learning disability practice including meeting health needs, community engagement, person centred planning, inclusion and integration, addressing health inequalities, legislation, forensic practice, care planning and assessment, evidence-based practice, research methods and appraisal. ... [-]


BSc in Nursing Studies (Mental Health)

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

This programme focuses on contemporary approaches in the support and treatment available for people with mental health problems. [+]

By promoting individual strengths, mental wellbeing and independence, Mental Health Nurses support people who are finding it difficult to cope with aspects of their life due to mental health problems.

This programme focuses on contemporary approaches in the support and treatment available for people with mental health problems. Students undertake practice learning experience for 50% of the course in a broad range of placements within NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde. These include NHS community and hospital placements as well as independent and voluntary sector experience.

During these practice learning experiences, students are involved in mental health nursing activities, including assessment and the provision of care for a range of patients relevant to their chosen nursing pathway. There are opportunities for international placements or experiences at various points in the programme.... [-]


BSc in Ophthalmic Dispensing Management

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

GCU is the only university in Scotland to offer a full-time Ophthalmic Dispensing Management programme in the recognised GCU Vision Centre, located on campus. [+]

Dispensing opticians are eyecare professionals who fit and supply spectacles and manage optical practices. Dispensing opticians can expand into contact lens fitting and the supply of specialist optical appliances.

GCU is the only university in Scotland to offer a full-time Ophthalmic Dispensing Management programme in the recognised GCU Vision Centre, located on campus. A modern purpose-built dispensing clinic, the Vision Centre provides the ideal environment for training towards commercial practice.

Offering an excellent, integrated professional education, the BSc in Ophthalmic Dispensing Management from GCU opens doors to professional placements, providing links to future employers throughout the UK. Some collaborative programmes also exist with international partners. The BSc Ophthalmic Dispensing Management is accredited by the General Optical Council.... [-]


BSC in Oral Health Science

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

This exciting and challenging programme is taught in Glasgow Dental Hospital, Glasgow Caledonian University and a number of outreach centres. [+]

Dental Hygienists/Therapists are highly skilled professionals who work as part of the dental team providing care to help patients have good dental health.

They play an essential role in preventing oral diseases such as gum disease, tooth decay and mouth cancers. Their skills include providing preventative, periodontal and restorative therapies in adults' and children's teeth through clinical treatment and education.

This exciting and challenging programme is taught in Glasgow Dental Hospital, Glasgow Caledonian University and a number of outreach centres. The Dental School's clinical skills laboratories have superb facilities and state of the art teaching technologies.

... [-]

BSc in Paramedic Science

Campus เต็มเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

BSc Paramedic Science is the first full-time undergraduate degree of its kind in Scotland. [+]

The modern paramedic treats and cares for people locally, or in their home, to assist in reducing avoidable hospital admissions, as well as for emergency situations. Throughout this challenging and exciting programme you will learn alongside other healthcare practitioners reflecting the collaborative nature of working in a modern healthcare system. 

BSc Paramedic Science is the first full-time undergraduate degree of its kind in Scotland. Our state of the art simulation laboratory, including high fidelity mannequins and technology will give you an authentic learning experience delivered by excellent lecturers from a variety of clinical backgrounds.

Practice-based education within the Scottish Ambulance Service in addition to a range of placements within health and social care will allow you to link and enhance the theory and practical knowledge and skills gained in teaching time. ... [-]


BSc in Professional Studies in Nursing

Campus นอกเวลา September 2018 ประเทศอังกฤษ Glasgow

A flexible programme aimed at nursing professionals looking for an advanced qualification. [+]

A professional development programme for qualified nurses, to advance their academic qualifications to degree level or honours degree level; or to gain a graduate certificate. Multiple delivery methods and a broad range of module options provide flexibility to suit a range of home and international markets. Routes to awards can be tailored to meet the personal development needs of individual practitioners and the operational demands and strategic needs of service development.

Why choose this programme?

We are experts in all four fields of Nursing (Adult, Child, Learning Disability and Mental health) as well as health visiting, midwifery and public health.

GCU is leading the way in inter-professional education for health professionals.... [-]


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