About the Department

The Department offers a range of Allied Health Professional (Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Occupational Therapy and Operating Department Practice) and Sport and Exercise Science courses. The applied nature of the courses and the range of placement opportunities prepares students for work in a variety of healthcare and sport/exercise related disciplines. The innovative research conducted within the department is designed to improve healthcare provision and enhance athletic performance.

Undergraduate Courses

Operating Department Practice BSc (Hons)

Occupational Therapy BSc (Hons)

Podiatry BSc (Hons)

Physiotherapy BSc (Hons)

Exercise Science BSc (Hons)

Sport and Exercise Nutrition Msci

Sport Exercise and Nutrition BSc (Hons)

Health and Social Care Msci

Sport Science BSc (Hons)

Postgraduate Taught Courses

Advanced Clinical Practice MSc

Health Service Research MSc

Health Studies MSc

Podiatry MSc

Theory of Podiatric Surgery MSc

Postgraduate Research Courses

Public Health, Master’s by Research

Applied Health Sciences, Master’s by Research

Social Work and Social Policy, Master’s by Research

Public Health, PhD

Applied Health Sciences PhD

Social Work and Social Policy, PhD

Research Centres

Centre for Applied Research in Health

Centre for Applied Childhood, Youth and Family Research