School of Clinical & Applied Sciences
School of Health & Community Studies
School of Social Sciences
CPD / Clinical Skills & Simulation
Continuing Professional Development
We recognise that every business needs to be adaptable, informed and agile in order to remain efficient and effective in times of constant change. We offer a host of development opportunities that will keep you and your staff up to date with the latest industry knowledge, skills and innovative practice.
From one-day refresher courses to longer-term masters qualifications, we’re confident that we’ll be able to meet your desire to learn, practise and progress.
We welcome the chance to work with employers to develop training packages to meet workforce needs across the public, private and voluntary sectors.
Practice Learning and Employability Unit
A placement is an excellent opportunity to improve employability and job prospects. Each year we help provide up to 3,500 placements for our Health and Social Sciences students.
We also provide support and guidance for our academic groups who are developing placement partnerships, plus training across all professions for mentors and practice educators to enable them to provide effective support for our students in practice.
Our Research Institutes and Centres provide the environment for growing a research culture, demonstrating our expertise of international excellence from across the University. This collaborative approach helps us to provide solutions to important issues of a modern society.
The Institute for Health and Wellbeing exists to foster the next generation of research and knowledge in specific areas relating to the health of individuals, communities and nations.
The Centre for Applied Social Research is an exciting University-wide research centre that undertakes research across the social sciences.
The Centre for Biomedical Science Research consists of a diverse group of biomedical researchers working in areas relating to human disease and wellbeing.
BSc (Hons) International Relations & Global Development, 2012
The course allowed me the freedom to explore how charities are run and how ethics are imposed within the organisation.
BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences, 2009
The tutors made learning really relaxed; they were easy to approach and really happy to explain areas where I wanted to know more.
Influential thinker shares his vision of a better politics for Britain
Influential human geographer, Danny Dorling, will discuss his latest book, ‘A Better Politics’, at a public talk at Leeds Beckett University on Thursday 12 January.
Community-led dads’ groups improve wellbeing for men and their children, new research shows
Support networks for dads can lead to positive improvements in relationships between dads and their children if they allow the men themselves to co-lead the group within their community, new research from Leeds Beckett University has found.
Business Advantage Awards 2017 now open
Applications are now open for the Business Advantage Awards 2017, a business support scheme offering up to £5,000 worth of legal and mentoring support to businesses from Leeds Beckett University and solicitors Lupton Fawcett.