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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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Leah  Myatt

Leah Myatt
BA (Hons) Social Work

'I want to empower individuals to take control of their lives, and be a voice for children who feel underappreciated.'

Ameila Bonner

Amelia Bonner
MSc Service Improvement

'I’m already finding that my course helps me to do my job better.'

Bryony Manning

Bryony Manning
PgDip Midwifery Studies

'Studying here has allowed me to fulfil a lifelong dream of becoming a midwife, giving me an excellent platform to build my career.'

Kat Boulton

Kat Boulton
BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies (Adult)

'I’ve developed a keen interest in emergency care nursing and want to pursue a role within accident and emergency, emergency assessment or trauma setting.'

Cassie Craig

Cassie Craig
BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies (Learning Disabilities)

'I chose to study at Teesside as it is my local university, but it’s also well recognised and highly recommended – I’d heard good things about the nursing courses in particular.'

Sue McGeoch

Sue McGeoch
Diploma in Operating Department Practice

'I've worked as an Anaesthetic and Recovery Operating Department Practitioner since graduating.'

Lee Foxton

Lee Foxton
BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography

'The placements were invaluable and core to achieving and augmenting the theoretical aspects of the course.'

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.’

Kelly Stevens

Kelly Stevens
BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy

Anna Hatton

Anna Hatton
PhD Rehabilitation Sciences, 2010

The encouragement and mentorship which I received from my research supervisor was the driving force behind my decision to enter the academic route.

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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.'

Shaun  McLaren

Dr Shaun McLaren PhD
PhD - Sport Science

‘Being a sport scientist is about so much more than domain subject knowledge.’

Catriona Thomson

Catriona Thomson
BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy

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.'

Trevor Langford

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

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

Gemma Grainger

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

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

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.

Leslie Curvis
BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise (Coaching Science)

'Without Teesside University my career would be very different.'

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."

Luke Walker

Luke Walker
BSc (Hons) Sports Studies

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