Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and other admissions checks

Students in Education, Health and Life Sciences only

For some programmes in Education, Health and Life Sciences, the University requires satisfactory admissions checks before a student can undertake the programme. These checks include health, criminal and identity checks. If you register on such a programme it is a requirement of your registration that you accept the appropriate conditions associated with these checks. The conditions are detailed in the Terms and Conditions.

The programmes requiring such checks are listed below, if the programme you are registering on is not included in the list you are not required to accept the conditions and you can proceed with your registration.


Admissions checks: Department of Education

Programme Programme name Disclosure and Barring Service Health checks Qualification certification
F8X1 PGCE Secondary Education: Geography (11-16) Initial Teacher Education check needed check needed check needed
W1X1 PGCE Secondary Education: Art and Design (11-16) Initial Teacher Education check needed check needed check needed
X123 BA (Hons) Primary-Education (ITE) check needed check needed check needed
G1X1 PGCE Secondary Education: Mathematics (11-16) Initial Teacher Education check needed check needed check needed
Q3X1 PGCE Secondary Education: English (11-16) Initial Teacher Education check needed check needed check needed
V1X1 PGCE Secondary Education: History (11-16) Initial Teacher Education check needed check needed check needed
R9X1 PGCE Secondary Education: Modern Languages (11-16) Initial Teacher Education check needed check needed check needed
X312 BA (Hons) Early Childhood check needed check needed  
X3214 MA Childhood and Culture check needed check needed  
X0084 MA Education Early Years (full time) check needed check needed  
X121 PGCE Primary Education Early Years (3-7) Initial Teacher Education check needed check needed check needed
X171 PGCE Primary Education (5-11) Initial Teacher Education check needed check needed check needed
F1X1 PGCE Secondary Education: Chemistry with Science (11-16) Initial Teacher Education check needed check needed check needed
F3X1 PGCE Secondary Education: Physics with Science (11-16) Initial Teacher Education check needed check needed check needed
34FW PGCE Secondary Education: Business (11-16) Initial Teacher Education check needed check needed check needed
2WQH PGCE Secondary Education: Biology with Science (11-16) Initial Teacher Education check needed check needed check needed
2WQG PGCE Secondary Education: Computer Science (11-16) Initial Teacher Education check needed check needed check needed
34FV PGCE Secondary Education: Religious Education (11-16) Initial Teacher Education check needed check needed check needed
X31F BA(Hons) Early Childhood (with Foundation Year) check needed check needed  
X34F BA(Hons) Education (with Foundation Year) check needed check needed  
G1XF BSc(Hons) Mathematics with Qualified Teacher Status (with Foundation Year) check needed check needed  
G1X9 BSc(Hons) Mathematics with Qualified Teacher Status check needed check needed  
X303 BA(Hons) Education in Professional Practice check needed check needed  
C8X9 FdA Therapeutic Work with Children and Young People check needed check needed  

Admissions checks: Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences

Programme Programme name Disclosure and Barring Service Health checks Qualification certification
LC5811 Professional Doctorate Counselling Psychology check needed check needed  
C84141 Professional Doctorate in Health Psychology check needed    
CB8942 MSc Health Psychology check needed    
B99942 MA Music Therapy check needed check needed  
L500 BA(Hons) Social Work Studies check needed check needed check needed
B701 BSc(Hons) Adult Nursing check needed check needed check needed
B7CB13 BSc(Hons) Adult Nursing (Conversion) check needed check needed check needed
B702 BSc(Hons) Children's Nursing check needed check needed check needed
B7A2 BSc(Hons) Children's Nursing (Conversion) check needed check needed check needed
B821 BSc(Hons) Diagnostic Radiography check needed check needed check needed
B703 BSc(Hons) Learning Disabilities Nursing check needed check needed check needed
B7CE13 BSc(Hons) Learning Disabilities Nursing (Conversion) check needed check needed check needed
B704 BSc(Hons) Mental Health Nursing check needed check needed check needed
B7A4 BSc(Hons) Mental Health Nursing (Conversion) check needed check needed check needed
B711 BSc(Hons) Midwifery check needed check needed check needed
B97043 BSc(Hons) Occupational Therapy check needed check needed check needed
B96013 BSc(Hons) Physiotherapy check needed check needed check needed
B999 BSc(Hons) Radiotherapy check needed check needed check needed
L50C BSc(Hons) Social Work check needed check needed check needed
BC96 BSc(Hons) Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation check needed check needed check needed
B70113 BSc Adult Nursing check needed check needed check needed
C990 BSc(Hons) Healthcare Science (Life Science) check needed check needed  
C991 BSc(Hons) Healthcare Science (Physiological Science) check needed check needed  
B7CC13 BSc Adult Nursing (Conversion) check needed check needed check needed
B70213 BSc Children's Nursing check needed check needed check needed
B7CJ13 BSc Children's Nursing (Conversion) check needed check needed check needed
B70313 BSc Learning Disabilities Nursing check needed check needed check needed
B7CF13 BSc Learning Disabilities Nursing (Conversion) check needed check needed check needed
B70413 BSc Mental Health Nursing check needed check needed check needed
B900 Foundation Programme for Health Professions check needed check needed
B950 BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science check needed check needed check needed
B510 BSc(Hons) Optometry check needed check needed check needed
B951 DipHE Paramedic Science check needed check needed check needed
B9611 MSc Physician Associate Studies check needed check needed check needed

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