School of Health & Social Sciences

Degree courses for inquisitive minds

With a degree in criminology, psychology or police studies you could go on to pursue a whole range of interesting and challenging careers.

Our courses offer exciting learning opportunities that give you the skills you need to succeed.

We offer courses that support the workforce in the public, independent and voluntary sectors, including:

  • criminology,
  • early years,
  • education,
  • policing,
  • primary care,
  • psychology and
  • social work.

The majority of our courses are professionally accredited, approved and regulated by bodies such as the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC), the British Psychological Society (BPS), Life Long Learning UK, and the Higher Education Academy (HEA).

You'll be taught by experienced academics, many of whom have moved from senior professional practice posts.

We pride ourselves in keeping in close contact with the practice environment and we work with prospective employers to ensure that our courses are entirely focused on supporting evidence-based practice and the development of a highly skilled and competent workforce.