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Real world teaching

World-renowned research underpins our programmes, which focus clearly on the needs of clinicians, patients and services.

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Welcome to the School of Health Sciences

The University of Liverpool has been training and educating healthcare professionals for over a hundred years and is a major centre for education and research in the health sciences field. The School of Health Sciences provides education and training to people at all stages of their careers in diagnostic radiography, nursing, occupational therapy, orthoptics, physiotherapy, and therapeutic radiography and oncology. Whether you're studying on an undergraduate or postgraduate course, or simply looking to develop your career through continuous professional development, you will receive the training and support to be successful in today's demanding healthcare world.

Real world teaching

Our academic staff are experienced, registered practitioners who are continually developing their own professional knowledge and skills, based on the latest research and practice. Our curricula are developed in conjunction with the professional statutory and regulatory bodies, clinical practice partners, and key stakeholders. This not only guarantees that our teaching is relevant to today's workplace, but also provides exciting opportunities for students to gain essential clinical experience, within a region that has a particularly diverse patient population. This is one of the reasons why so many of our graduates achieve top class degrees, and why we have such an impressive employability record.

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Clinical training for life

The School of Health Sciences provides lifelong learning via undergraduate, postgraduate and continuous professional development courses that span nursing, physiotherapy, orthoptics, diagnostic radiography, therapeutic radiography and oncology, occupational therapy and health studies.

Get the clinical training, experience and support you need to realise your ambitions, now and throughout your career.

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Opportunities for postgraduates

Study your postgraduate course here in Health Sciences and you'll be part of a school that's active in the research field, across a wide range of health and life science disciplines.

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