Health Sciences

With a range of first class facilities our Health Sciences courses will really prepare you for building a career in these exciting and practical areas of healthcare.

Health Sciences courses

Biomedical Science BSc (Hons)

UCAS course code: 7Y63   Duration: 3 years full-time | Part-time options available on request

If you enjoy human biology and understanding how the body works in both healthy and disease conditions, Biomedical Science is an excellent degree choice for you. There is an emphasis for our students to demonstrate competency in laboratory techniques and apply their knowledge to real life situations. Key to this approach is our use of frequent and applied supported learning opportunities to develop theoretical, analytical and practical skills.


Biomedical Science (with placement) BSc (Hons)

If you enjoy human biology and understanding how the body works in both healthy and disease conditions, Biomedical Science is an excellent degree choice for you. There is an emphasis for our students to demonstrate competency in laboratory techniques and apply their knowledge to real life situations.  Key to this approach is our use of frequent and applied supported learning opportunities to develop theoretical, analytical and practical skills.


Occupational Therapy BHSc (Hons)

UCAS course code: B930   Duration: 3 years full-time

As an occupational therapist you will recognise the dynamic relationship between occupation, health and wellbeing. The aim of occupational therapy is to help people engage in those occupations which they need or want to do, and enable them to lead personally fulfilling and healthy lives.  


Physiotherapy BHSc (Hons)

UCAS course code: B160   Duration: 3 years full-time

At York St John, you will be taught by a dynamic teaching team of health professionals with a diverse range of expertise and interests. Our students have a host of different past experiences which they are encouraged to reflect upon as part of their learning. You will complete a number of practice placements throughout the programme, allowing you to work with patients in real settings under the close supervision of qualified clinicians.


Subject to final approval