Postgraduate

The School of Health and Life Sciences provides many opportunities for students to further their studies within our academic departments, each of which offers a number of unique programmes in their own specialised areas.

Browse our postgraduate courses.

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  • Advanced Practice

    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Physiotherapy and Paramedicine
    Progress to advanced clinical, leadership, education and research-based roles with the NHS, public and independent sectors. Take existing skills in health and social care and apply them to research, clinical assessment, analysis and insight.
  • Award:
    • PgD
    Start date:
    • Sep 2020
    Subject:
    • Nursing and Community Health
    Accreditation:
    • NMC
    Use your skills in nursing and apply them to district nursing with specialist practitioner status. Progress to a career as a charge nurse within the community.
  • Biological Sciences

    • 2020/21
    • MRes
    Award:
    • MRes
    Start date:
    • Sep 2020
    Subject:
    • Biological and Biomedical Sciences
    Take existing skills in biomolecular and biomedical science and apply them to the postgraduate-level study of data acquisition and analysis. Progress to a career in biomedical research and development within pharma industry or academia.
  • Biomedical Science

    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Biological and Biomedical Sciences
    Designed for working scientists, the MSc Biomedical Science is the only one of its kind in the city of Glasgow
  • Counselling Psychology

    • 2020/21
    • DPsych

    Accredited by:

    • HCPC
    • BPS
    Award:
    • DPsych
    Start date:
    • Sep 2020
    Subject:
    • Psychology
    Accreditations:
    • HCPC
    • BPS
    Take existing skills in psychology and apply them to advanced clinical practice and postgraduate research. Choose a career pathway in professional practice and academia.
  • Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Biological and Biomedical Sciences
    Apply existing skills in healthcare to the care and management of diabetes and professional reflection. Progress your career as a healthcare professional with the NHS or private sector.
  • Diagnostic Imaging

    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Podiatry and Radiography
    Progress to a career as a researcher, lecturer or in advanced practice. Take existing skills in radiography and diagnostic imaging and apply them to radiographic image interpretation, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT) or medi
  • Award:
    • DPT
    Start date:
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Physiotherapy and Paramedicine
    Apply your existing degree in kinesiology or sport science and develop clinical reasoning of assessment and rehabilitation. Progress your career as a physiotherapist with the NHS, private clinics or in other health and social care settings.
  • Forensic Psychology

    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Sep 2020
    Subject:
    • Psychology
    Apply existing analytical and evaluation skills to forensic psychology. Progress to a career in the public/private and third sectors, working in the courts, law enforcement, prisons, hospitals, mental health or social work. The course is accredited b
  • Health Psychology

    • 2020/21
    • DPsych

    Accredited by:

    • HCPC
    • BPS
    Award:
    • DPsych
    Start date:
    • Sep 2020
    Subject:
    • Psychology
    Accreditations:
    • HCPC
    • BPS
    This three-year taught Professional Doctorate in Health Psychology offers training in psychotherapeutic skills, research and behaviour change. It is accredited by the BPS and HCPC.
  • Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Sep 2020
    Subject:
    • Vision Sciences
    Take existing skills in eye care/optometry and apply them to postgraduate study. Progress to a career in senior roles in hospital optometry, teaching or PhD study. The course is suited to applicants with a first degree in optometry/eye care. Junior m
  • Award:
    • MPH
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Social Science
    Take existing skills in public health and apply them to theoretical insight, data analysis, research and practical application. Develop into roles such as public health advisor, researcher, epidemiologist or policy advisor.
  • Medical Bioscience

    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Sep 2020
    Subject:
    • Biological and Biomedical Sciences
    A course designed to develop your theoretical and practical knowledge and apply this to understanding the causes and treatments of disease processes.
  • Medical Ultrasound

    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Podiatry and Radiography
    Build on existing skills in radiography, midwifery or other health-related professions or specialisms to become a safe, competent ultrasound practitioner. Progress to a career in sonography or advanced practice within the NHS or independent practice.
  • Nursing Studies Adult (Pre-registration)

    • 2020/21
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • NMC
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Nursing and Community Health
    Accreditation:
    • NMC
    Advance your career in nursing within the adult field in a diverse range of healthcare settings. Utilise existing graduate skills and attributes and apply them to nursing.
  • Nursing: Advancing Professional Practice

    • 2020/21
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • NMC
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2020
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Nursing and Community Health
    Accreditation:
    • NMC
    This course offers registered nurses modules to advance their practice through a flexible programme or pathways for MSc/PgD Nursing: Advancing Professional Practice (Advanced Nurse Practitioner) (Home students), MSc Nursing: Advancing Professional Pr
  • Occupational Therapy (pre-registration)

    • 2020/21
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • HCPC
    • RCOT
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Occupational Therapy and Human Nutrition and Dietetics
    Accreditations:
    • HCPC
    • RCOT
    Occupational therapists are health professionals who assist people of all ages who experience difficulties and challenges due to physical and/or mental ill health, disability or ageing. Choose from careers within the statutory health and social care
  • Physiotherapy

    • 2020/21
    • MSc
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Sep 2020
    Subject:
    • Physiotherapy and Paramedicine
    Progress your career as a physiotherapist with the NHS, private clinics and other health and social care settings.
  • Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Physiotherapy and Paramedicine
    Use your existing degree in kinesiology or sport science to develop clinical reasoning of assessment and rehabilitation and progress your career as physiotherapist with the NHS, private clinics and other health and social care settings.
  • Social Work

    • 2020/21
    • MSc

    Accredited by:

    • SSSC
    Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Sep 2020
    Subject:
    • Social Work
    Accreditation:
    • SSSC
    Progress to a career as a social worker or researcher with local authorities or third-sector organisations. Apply existing skills in related disciplines to critical reflection, social work practice and research.
  • Specialist Community Public Health Nursing

    • 2020/21
    • PgD

    Accredited by:

    • NMC
    Award:
    • PgD
    Start date:
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Nursing and Community Health
    Accreditation:
    • NMC
    Apply existing skills in all fields of nursing and midwifery to the advanced study of critical appraisal, information gathering, leadership and autonomy. Advance your career as a health visitor with health boards throughout the UK.
  • Sports and Exercise Psychology

    • 2020/21
    • DPsych

    Accredited by:

    • HCPC
    • BPS
    Award:
    • DPsych
    Start date:
    • Sep 2020
    Subject:
    • Psychology
    Accreditations:
    • HCPC
    • BPS
    Choose to progress to a career as a sport and exercise psychologist. Apply existing skills in psychology and sport sciences to the understanding, predicting and explaining of changes in mental processes relating to sport and exercise.
  • Award:
    • MSc
    Start date:
    • Jan 2021
    Subject:
    • Podiatry and Radiography
    Apply skills in podiatric assessment, diagnosis and management planning at postgraduate degree level. Progress to a career in podiatric surgery or advanced practice within the NHS or independent practice.
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