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Explore Health & Social Care

Explore Health & Social Care

Health and Social Care courses are designed to give hands-on experience and real-life learning within the healthcare professions. 

Set in practice simulation suites reflecting both clinical and community settings, you will be well placed to enter the world of work through integrated placements, and after your graduation.


A student perspective on studying nursing

A student perspective on studying nursing

The vast majority of people at some time in their life will meet a registered nurse from the adult field. This course is designed to help you understand the wide and varied needs of clients and their families.
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What is Operating Department Practice?

Our Operating Department Practice course enables you to become a confident, capable operating department practitioner who can carry out complex activities in all areas of the hospital operating department.

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Health & Social Care courses

Explore our options for studying in the rewarding fields of healthcare, social work, nutrition and clinical exercise science.

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Get prepared for university

University may not be right for everyone but the potential benefits, opportunities and rewards are endless. Hear from some of our current BU students as they share their personal stories and insights into the transition from school/college to university.