Human SciencesThese values are at the forefront of everything we do.
The Division of Human Sciences brings together the dynamic areas of Bioscience, Forensic Science and Sports Science. Studying with us in any of these areas will give you the opportunity to benefit from research-informed teaching and to experience our top quality laboratory facilities. Throughout your studies, you will be developing your techniques of scientific analysis along with increasing your awareness of relevant social and ethical implications, preparing you for the world of work.
Choose your direction
We offer undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses in biological sciences, forensic science and sports science. PhD research degree programmes are available and are supported by a supervisor, an expert in the field.
This two day course is designed to train you to deal with emergency situations in the workplace. Accredited by Highfields.View course
This is a unique and innovative multifaceted programme designed for students wishing to pursue careers in laboratory-based biomedical research, pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry, or in Science policy, and regulatory professional bodies, as well as for students wishing to study medicine after graduation.View course
A broad bioscience degree course that allows you to specialise later in the degree with modules focused on biochemistry, human biology, microbiology and environmental science. Offered full-time and sandwich basis.View course
Accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences, this degree is focused on applying scientific techniques to the investigation of crime. Offered on a full-time basis.View course
Accredited by the Register of Exercise Professionals, this popular sports course is focused on the science of exercise, training, rehabilitation, injury prevention and athletic performance. Offered full-time.View course
Not to be confused with a Foundation degree, this Applied Sciences qualification is designed for the mature applicant. It offers a route into science professions for those who have not followed the traditional route of A Levels.View course
This Level 4 course is an advanced, technical qualification to teach you knowledge and skills in new laboratories for your career in Applied Sciences BiologyView course
This Level 4 course is an advanced, technical qualification to teach you knowledge and skills in new laboratories for your career in Applied Science Chemistry.View course
This Level 4 course is an advanced, technical qualification to teach you knowledge and skills in new laboratories and digital environments for your career in Forensic Science.View course
Applied Science MRes is aimed at those that wish to gain a Masters degree by research in an applied aspect connected to physical and/or biological sciences. Offered full-time and part-time.View course
A member of staff, expert in the chosen field, is directly responsible for guiding and supporting your research programme. Offered full-time and part-time.View course
We have a wide variety of laboratories, which offer you an extensive experience of scientific investigation and analysis. Whether you are studying Biosciences, Forensics or Sports, from day one you will be able to access the latest equipment and expertise.
Virtual Tour - Human Performance area
Take a tour through our Human Performance area, with specialist biomechanics, physiology and gait analysis laboratories, grows in reputation year on year.
The University's purpose-built biochemistry laboratory is equipped with facilities for carrying out a wide range of chemical and biological tests. Our forensic laboratories feature the latest analytical equipment, including electron microscopy and inductively-coupled plasma spectrometry - ICPMS. Students can also carry out detailed DNA testing – the strong links we have with the London Fire Brigade provide analysis opportunities in many real-world situations.
Accessing our facilities
We work closely in conjunction with the world of commerce and business. Knowledge transfer and enterprise feature strongly in our activities. Read more about how we work with business at LSBU. You may also be interested to find out more about facilities and venue hire at LSBU.