Professional Development Unit (PDU) - health and social care professions

Your professional development

Undertaking a professional development programme or module is a major investment in your future that can significantly enhance the quality of your professional and personal life. 

It's important that you use this time to maximum advantage so that your learning experiences are rich, varied and positive.

Whether it’s modules, short courses, degrees or masters that you are looking for, we're sure to have something to suit your needs and circumstances, so browse our wide range of professional development to see how we can help you achieve your ambitions.

Featured module 

Sociology of Health and Illness (Masters Level) 

This 20 credit module considers the extent to which health and illness are affected by social factors.

You will explore social processes and structures and their impact on individuals and social groups and examine contemporary healthcare practices within political and cultural contexts.


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Admissions information 

Additional information and documentation required for the application process.

Access to: 

  • application forms 
  • change of name forms
  • pre-course information
  • downloadable guides
  • student card.

Visit our admissions homepage for full details.