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Faculty of Health, Social Care & Education

We’re the largest provider of health, social care and education courses in the East of England. Having educated nurses, midwives and social workers for over 25 years, our courses have been designed with your career in mind. Our students learn authentically through the use of our state-of-the-art facilities that mirror real-life clinical situations, UK hospital wards and an Early Childhood classroom.

  • Staff Directory

    Our senior lecturers and important researchers

    Staff Directory

    Read about our academics and what they teach on a daily basis. Find a specific academic by searching for their area of expertise. Contact them through their details on their profile.

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  • Undergraduate

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    Take your first step into your chosen career with one of our outstanding undergraduate degrees.  From Midwifery to Social Policy, Nursing to Education Studies, we’ve got an impressive range of health, social care and education courses available for you.

    Undergraduate courses

  • Postgraduate

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    Build on the skills and experience you gained on your undergraduate degree with one of our postgraduate courses.  Whether you’re looking to specialise in a particular field of care or want to advance your knowledge of young children’s learning and development, we have the right course to advance your career.

    Postgraduate courses

  • Research

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    At the cutting edge of research, we provide a creative and energetic environment to address real issues across health, social care and education.  From academics to service users, our Faculty brings together a wide range of professionals to engage in world-leading research and innovation.

    Research programmes

  • CPD

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    Offering a range of innovative and exciting continuing professional development modules and workshops, we’ll encourage you to progress within your field to achieve your career goals.  We provide flexible professionally recognised courses to meet the national and international challenges faced in the health, social care and education arenas.

    CPD courses

  • International

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    With over 6,000 students from more than 20 countries, our courses are designed to address the key challenges and issues faced both in the UK and internationally in health, social care and education. 

    International students

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