Professor Ieuan Ellis
Welcome to the Faculty of Health and Social Sciences. Our innovative courses provide students with an exceptional learning experience through high quality research-informed teaching. Following recent major investment in our estate, we provide outstanding new specialist teaching and learning facilities and our library is open 24/7. Our experienced staff possess a wealth of professional and academic experience and engage in research which is recognised as being nationally and internationally excellent. The Faculty works in strong and effective partnerships with a wide range of regional employers across the health and social care sectors, providing work-related placement learning opportunities and ensuring high-levels of graduate employment.
Health & Community Studies
The School of Health & Community Studies provides research and education in health and social care. Our teaching is located in the workplace and we have strong links with employers across the region and overseas.
Health & WellbeingThe School of Health and Wellbeing has achieved worldwide recognition for research in Healthy Communities, Men’s Health, Childhood Nutrition and Obesity and health promotion.
Rehabilitation & Health SciencesThe School of Rehabilitation and Health Sciences offers a portfolio of high quality undergraduate and postgraduate courses and research opportunities. Our work is supported by several laboratories which provide up to date facilities for undertaking biomedical ‘bench’ research as well as behavioural research in human participants.
Social, Psychological & Communication SciencesThe School of Social, Psychological and Communication Sciences offers a wide range of exciting and challenging subjects at undergraduate and postgraduate levels which address the key psychological, social, political and interpersonal communication issues of today.
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.
Academic receives fellowship from international peace organisation
Dr Rachel Julian, Senior Lecturer in Peace Studies at our University, has been awarded an International Curriculum Fellowship from the Centre for International Nonviolent Conflict.
Professor to discuss the ‘new politics of inequality’
Alex Nunn is set to host his professorial inaugural lecture as Professor of Politics and Political Economy at Leeds Beckett University, where he will explore the new politics of inequality.
Researchers seek public's body image feelings
Researchers at Leeds Beckett University are inviting members of the public to contribute their thoughts about their bodies and diets to inform healthy body image initiatives in the city.