College of Human and Health Sciences

Welcome to the College of Human and Health Sciences

The College of Human and Health Sciences draws together the disciplines of health, nursing, midwifery, social care, social policy and psychology. Our mission is to conduct high quality international research that meets the needs of the people of south-west Wales and beyond.

We are the largest provider of health care education in Wales, providing an exciting and dynamic environment in which to study and further an academic or professional career.

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Professional Development

If you’re a health professional looking to update your skills, you’ll find a course to suit your specific needs at the College of Human and Health Sciences. Aimed at doctors, nurses, other health and social care practitioners and researchers, our portfolio offers part-time courses that easily fit into your busy schedules. Our modules are constantly revised to meet the needs of the NHS and stakeholders.

Find out more about our continuing professional development programmes and modules here.

Work-based Learning

Studying our work-based learning programmes at Swansea University’s College of human and health Sciences, means you no longer need to take time out of work to upgrade your health and social care qualifications.

Our work-based learning programmes allow you to gain academic credits for practice development work being undertaken in your work environment. Our focus is your personal and professional development.

Find out more about our work-based learning opportunities, here.


Our Business, Consultancy and Development Services have been set up to offer affordable, reliable services to public and private sector businesses and organisations across Wales, and further afield. We want to offer you the opportunity to access the specialist expertise and skills held by our staff, at a cost effective price.  

Welsh Language

The College of Human and Health Sciences is passionate about providing opportunities for students to use Welsh language skills in their education environments.

Find out more about the opportunities to use and learn Welsh language skills here.

Contact Us

For further information on the College of Human and Health Sciences, see the About Us pages.

If you have a question or query that you can't find the answer to on the website, please contact +44 (0)1792 295789