Birmingham City University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Sport & Exercise Science

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Course summary

Endorsed by the British Association for Sport and Exercise Science (BASES) - the professional body for sport and exercise science; this Sport and Exercise Science BSc (Hons) course will equip you with the skills to become a health sports professional, helping leading sports people to achieve their goals, or supporting the local community. The course explores the science in sport and exercise, considering how disciplines such as physiology, psychology and biomechanics can be used to improve performance and enhance well-being. And it won’t just be about sport - you'll be looking at different aspects of health and people at opposite ends of the health spectrum. You’ll be trained to respond to the challenges facing society today, such as obesity, by working in professions that encourage and support greater physical activity. This course is taught at our recently expanded £71 million City South Campus complete with state-of-the-art facilities and equipment for you to access throughout your learning, such as a fitness suite, biomechanics lab, physiology lab, altitude chamber and nutrition kitchen.

Course details

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • British Association of Sports and Exercise Sciences

How to apply

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City South Campus, Edgbaston
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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Applicants should be aware that qualifications, personal statement, interview and references all form part of the selection criteria for this course.

English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)6

Applicants who have not received their secondary school education in English will require an overall IELTS score of 6. If English is studied at GCSE Level but as a second language, IELTs must be completed to qualify for UK L2 requirement.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Sport & Exercise Science at Birmingham City University - UCAS