Oxford Brookes University Faculty of Health and Life Sciences

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Oxford Brookes University Faculty of Health and Life Sciences

Welcome to the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences

We are a passionate and vibrant community of staff and students, brought together by a fascination with the living world and a desire to understand and care for human beings.

We have a long standing reputation for the quality of our teaching and research, and for providing a warm and supportive environment in which to learn. We provide foundation, undergraduate, post-qualifying, postgraduate and research study opportunities across five departments.

Our Practice Education Unit (PEU) web pages will be relaunched soon. In the meantime you can access the current site here.

About the faculty

The Faculty of Health and Life Sciences consists of five departments:

  • Department of Biological and Medical Sciences
  • Department of Midwifery, Community and Public Health
  • Department of Nursing
  • Department of Psychology, Health and Professional Development
  • Department of Sport, Health Sciences and Social Work

We have a long standing reputation for the quality of our teaching and research, with a warm and supportive environment in which to learn. We provide foundation, undergraduate, post-qualifying, postgraduate and research study opportunities across a wide range of subject areas including biological and medical sciences, environmental sciences, health and social care, psychology, sport, exercise and nutrition.