School of Health & Social Care

Student views

Student satisfaction remains consistently high as evidenced by the independent National Student Survey results each year.

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Terry  Doherty

Terry Doherty
BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science (Top up)

The course was well organised, with a clear pathway through the programme.

Alan Ayling

Alan Ayling
BSc (Hons) Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy

I was pleasantly surprised by how quickly we started doing practical work.

Rio Bullions

Rio Bullions
BSc (Hons) Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy

'Teesside University has one of the best student dental facilities with state-of-the-art equipment, which I thought was great to help with my learning.'

Caitlynn Petersen

Caitlynn Petersen
BSc (Hons) Operating Department Practice Studies

'I am sure that when the time comes to leave university that I’ll have all the resources and knowledge I need to be successful.'

Sophie Warnes

Sophie Warnes
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

'Attending a Sports Medicine Conference with Barcelona FC’s physiotherapists, doctors and surgeons was a dream come true. It was an amazing educational experience.'

Beatrice Friebe

Beatrice Friebe
BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies (Learning Disabilities)

‘Teesside University provided me with the education and knowledge I needed to work in nursing.’

Shirley Fenn

Shirley Fenn
BA (Hons) Social Work

I would recommend both my course and the University because of the experiences and opportunities I’ve had.

D'Arcie Hall

D'Arcie Hall
BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy

'I chose Teesside University because of its reputation for its healthcare courses and the amazing facilities on offer for this field.'

Lisa  Wood

Lisa Wood
BSc (Hons) Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy

‘I really enjoyed the degree’s varied clinical experience and I enjoyed documenting the patient journey. The facilities and services offered on campus are excellent and Teesside University’s social side is brilliant.’

Amanda Peach

Amanda Peach
BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy

'I couldn’t recommend Teesside University enough. The staff are amazing – supportive and offering such a variety of learning experiences.'

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Matthew Brown

Matthew Brown
BSc (Hons) Physical Activity, Exercise and Health

'Teesside University has been really helpful to me to reach my goals, as I am working academically to achieve my ambitions.'

Trevor Langford

Trevor Langford
BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy, MSc Sport and Exercise

‘Teesside gave me the potential for a successful career.’

Luke Walker

Luke Walker
BSc (Hons) Sports Studies

The course was great – and so was the social life.

Gemma Grainger

Gemma Grainger
BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise (Coaching)

The theoretical knowledge I gained alongside the practical knowledge I already had was invaluable.

Louis Cunningham

Louis Cunningham
BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science (Applied Sport Science) and MSc Strength and Conditioning*

'My courses, unpaid and paid work experience really helped me to develop my education and philosophy in the field of sport science.'

Catriona Thomson

Catriona Thomson
BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy

James Haycock

James Haycock
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

‘Gaining my degree and meeting inspirational people was the essential catalyst to my career.’

Andrew  Richardson

Andrew Richardson
BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise (Applied Sport Science)

"This course allowed me to apply all the modules I have studied to an array of different sports, which gives me the skills to be more employable."

Graeme Tiffin

Graeme Tiffin
BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy

I came to Teesside University as a mature student to accomplish my dream of forging a
career in professional football.

Mariana Rath

Mariana Rath
MSc Sport & Exercise, 2015

I really enjoyed the independent learning elements of the course, as they gave me the freedom to explore the subjects in which I was most interested.