Undergraduate

The School of Health and Life Sciences offers a range of undergraduate programmes across the three academic departments, all of which have links to professional and commercial bodies within their areas.

Not only are we a major provider of professionally accredited programmes within the Biomedical Sciences and Psychology fields, but we also offer unique degrees such as Optometry and Physiotherapy.

Browse our undergraduate courses.

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  • Applied Biomedical Science/Biomedical Science

    • 2017/18
    • 2018/19
    • BSc (Hons)

    Accredited by:

    • HCPC
    • IBMS
    • RSB
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2017
    • Sep 2018
    Subject:
    • Biomedical Science
    Accreditations:
    • HCPC
    • IBMS
    • RSB
    We offer the only Biomedical Science programme with placement in Glasgow that is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS).
  • Applied Psychology

    • 2017/18
    • 2018/19
    • BSc (Hons)
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2017
    • Sep 2018
    This programme provides a stimulating and challenging education in applied psychology using real life examples and is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) for the Graduate Basis for Chartered membership (GBC).
  • Award:
    • CPD
    Start date:
    • Feb 2018
    Subject:
    • Psychology
    Designed for those who work in the field of health and social care, this CPD course confers eligibility for COSCA accreditation.
  • Cell and Molecular Biology

    • 2017/18
    • 2018/19
    • BSc (Hons)
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2017
    • Sep 2018
    Graduates go on to careers in research and development, for example in research institutes or in industries such as pharmaceuticals and biotech.
  • Diagnostic Imaging

    • 2017/18
    • 2018/19
    • BSc (Hons)
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2017
    • Sep 2018
    GCU's Diagnostic Imaging qualification is recognised worldwide and allows you to register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and the Society and College of Radiographers.
  • Food Bioscience

    • 2017/18
    • 2018/19
    • BSc (Hons)
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2017
    • Sep 2018
    This is the only Institute of Food Science and Technology (IFST)-approved Food Bioscience programme in Scotland.
  • Human Nutrition and Dietetics

    • 2017/18
    • 2018/19
    • BSc (Hons)
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2017
    • Sep 2018
    The longest running Dietetics programme in Scotland, accredited by the British Dietetic Association and the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • Microbiology

    • 2017/18
    • 2018/19
    • BSc (Hons)
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2017
    • Sep 2018
    This fascinating and varied programme can lead to careers in healthcare, food and water industries, biotechnology, the environment, pharmaceuticals and research.
  • Nursing Studies (Adult)

    • 2017/18
    • 2018/19
    • BSc
    Award:
    • BSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2017
    • Sep 2018
    Subject:
    • Nursing
    Become a Registered Nurse with the 3 year Adult Nursing BSc from GCU. On completion you are eligible to register as a nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC).
  • Nursing Studies (Adult)

    • 2017/18
    • 2018/19
    • BSc (Hons)
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2017
    • Sep 2018
    Subject:
    • Nursing
    The BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing degree from GCU. Is highly competitive and our graduates going on to enjoy a wide range of careers in the NHS. This 4 year degree allows you to register as a nurse on completion.
  • Nursing Studies (Child)

    • 2017/18
    • 2018/19
    • BSc

    Accredited by:

    • NMC
    Award:
    • BSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2017
    • Sep 2018
    Subject:
    • Nursing
    Accreditation:
    • NMC
    On graduation, you will gain entry onto the Nursing and Midwifery Council Register as a Children's Nurse.
  • Nursing Studies (Child)

    • 2017/18
    • 2018/19
    • BSc (Hons)

    Accredited by:

    • NMC
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2017
    • Sep 2018
    Subject:
    • Nursing
    Accreditation:
    • NMC
    Take the 4 year BSc (Hons) Child Nursing degree and take part in practice placements in a wide variety of settings even international placements are available. On completion you can register as a Children's Nurse.