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) 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.
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.
Natalie is Netball Superleague player of the year!
First year Speech & Language Therapy student and a member of our University’s netball team, Natalie Haythornthwaite, has been crowned Netball Superleague Player of the Year.
Seminar to highlight the experiences of older lesbians
A seminar to discuss the lives and experiences of lesbians over the age of 60 in the UK is set to take place at Leeds Beckett University on Wednesday 6 May.
Differences in diets between white British and British Pakistani infants and toddlers revealed
British Pakistani infants consume more chips, sugar-sweetened drinks and commercial sweet baby meals than their white British 12-month-old counterparts, new research by Leeds Beckett University suggests.
Conference: 'Dietitians in the Media'
Join us in celebrating the work and value of Dietitians in the media during Trust a Dietitian week.
Undergraduate Open Day
Our Open Days are a great way to find out why we are one of the most popular universities in the country. It's your opportunity to see our incredible campuses, talk to staff and students and find out everything you need to know about student life.
Postgraduate Open Day
Find out more about postgraduate and professional study at Leeds Beckett and discover how we can help you raise your game at our next Open Day.
Postgraduate Open Evening
Our open evenings are a great way to explore your options and talk informally with teaching staff, specialist advisors and current students.