Passionate about Science and Technology?

If you are passionate about Science and Technology and thrive on helping others and making a difference, then Healthcare Science is for you. It is now one of the most exciting, challenging and rewarding Careers in healthcare. Healthcare Science Practitioners play a vital role in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of a huge number of medical conditions, working alongside doctors, nurses and other health professionals. At Swansea University we are training the Healthcare Science Practitioners of tomorrow through our wide range of courses.

What makes Healthcare Sciences at Swansea stand out from the crowd?

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We are ranked 3rd in the UK for Anatomy and Physiology (The Guardian University Guide, 2022) and our courses are fully accredited by professional industry bodies. Our excellent facilities provide realistic workplace simulations and many of our academic staff in Health Sciences are practising clinicians, providing invaluable professional insight and expertise.

We train across the breadth of allied clinical roles, which gives you access to a wealth of clinical experience from our teaching staff where our commitment to evidence informed teaching will put you at the forefront of your chosen healthcare sciences discipline and prepare you to make a difference as part of a clinical team. 

Fully Funded Degree

Choosing to follow your passion for healthcare could pay. This range of degrees is fully funded via the NHS Wales Bursary Scheme. 

What this could mean for you is, if you commit to working for NHS Wales for a period after you graduate your tuition will be fully covered by the NHS Wales Bursary, as well as maintenance funding of up to £4,491 and a reduced rate loan from Student Finance.

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Our Healthcare Sciences Degrees

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Our Audiology degree will give you a full and holistic understanding of how to assess hearing capacity and balance function using the latest diagnostic equipment and software applications. Throughout your course you will observe clinics in our purpose built Health and Wellbeing Academy gain experience in commercial settings and build your skills and confidence in clinical work placements at hospitals. 

Course Page: Healthcare Science (Audiology), BSc (Hons)

Studying Audiology you will have the choice as to whether they receive funding from the NHS Wales Bursary Scheme, and therefore commit to working in NHS Wales for a number of years, or via Student Loans and Grants.

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