Faculty of Health & Social Sciences

The Bournemouth Gateway Building, pictured from the car park area

Meet our staff

We’re home to a team of dedicated, research-active staff spread across five different departments. By working together with regional healthcare partners, our international research is helping people live better, healthier lives and age well.
Adults in a classroom

CPD for you and your employees

See what Continuing Professional Development (CPD) units we offer and find out how completing these could lead to a Master's qualification.

Our facilities

Nursing students working with a manikin on a Bournemouth Gateway Building ward

Hospital wards

Find out about our patient wards where you can practice your skills and get used to working in a hospital ward setting.
Two students working with models in the plinth room

Plinth room

Put learning and skills into practice in our plinth room.
Bournemouth Gateway Building operating theatre

Operating theatre

Experience what it’s like to work in surgery within our operating theatre/anaesthetic room simulation suite.

See more of our facilities

Explore the other facilities we make use of within the faculty and find out how they can improve your learning experience.

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Athena SWAN

The Faculty of Health & Social Sciences is enhancing its commitment to equality by applying for a Departmental Silver Athena SWAN Award.

Fair Access Research

Find out more about the work the Faculty is exploring into issues of fair access to higher education.
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