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

    • 2019/20
    • BSc (Hons)

    Accredited by:

    • HCPC
    • IBMS
    • RSB
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Subject:
    • Biomedical Science
    Accreditations:
    • HCPC
    • IBMS
    • RSB
    Glasgow campus. 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

    • 2019/20
    • BSc (Hons)

    Accredited by:

    • BPS
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Accreditation:
    • BPS
    Glasgow campus. 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).
  • COSCA Counselling Skills Certificate

    • 2019/20
    • 2018/19
    • Certificate
    Award:
    • Certificate
    Start dates:
    • Sep 2019
    • Feb 2019
    Subject:
    • Psychology
    Glasgow campus. Designed for those who work in the field of health and social care, the COSCA Certificate in Counselling CPD course offers eligibility for COSCA accreditation.
  • Cell and Molecular Biology

    • 2019/20
    • BSc (Hons)
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Glasgow campus. Graduates go on to careers in research and development, for example in research institutes or in industries such as pharmaceuticals and biotech.
  • Cell and Molecular Biology Pathway

    • 2019/20
    • BSc (Hons)

    Accredited by:

    • RSB
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Aug 2019
    Accreditation:
    • RSB
    Study genetics, molecular biology, cell biology and pharmacology at Glasgow Kelvin College and Glasgow Caledonian University. Take the Cell & Molecular Biology honours degree pathway and study towards an HND in Applied Biological Sciences followed by
  • Diagnostic Imaging

    • 2019/20
    • BSc (Hons)
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Glasgow campus. 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

    • 2019/20
    • BSc (Hons)
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Glasgow campus. This is the only Institute of Food Science and Technology (IFST)-approved Food Bioscience programme in Scotland.
  • Food Bioscience Pathway

    • 2019/20
    • BSc/BSc (Hons)
    Award:
    • BSc/BSc (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Aug 2019
    Study nutrition, public health, food science and toxicology at Glasgow Kelvin College and GCU. Take the Food Bioscience college pathway and complete the HND in Applied Biological Sciences followed by two years undergraduate study towards the BSc.
  • Human Nutrition and Dietetics

    • 2019/20
    • BSc (Hons)
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Glasgow campus. The longest running Dietetics programme in Scotland, accredited by the British Dietetic Association and the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • Microbiology

    • 2019/20
    • BSc (Hons)
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Glasgow campus. This fascinating and varied programme can lead to careers in healthcare, food and water industries, biotechnology, the environment, pharmaceuticals and research.
  • Microbiology Pathway

    • 2019/20
    • BSc (Hons)

    Accredited by:

    • RSB
    Award:
    • BSc (Hons)
    Start date:
    • Aug 2019
    Accreditation:
    • RSB
    Study microbiology, bioscience and biotechnology at Glasgow Kelvin College and Glasgow Caledonian University. Take the Microbiology honours degree pathway and study towards an HND in Applied Biological Sciences followed by two years of undergraduate
  • Nursing Studies (Adult)

    • 2019/20
    • BSc

    Accredited by:

    • NMC
    Award:
    • BSc
    Start date:
    • Sep 2019
    Subject:
    • Nursing
    Accreditation:
    • NMC
    Glasgow campus. 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).