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Course summary

Psychological support in sport has emerged as an essential element of sport performance and wellbeing, with sportspeople at all levels benefitting from advice provided by trained professionals in this field. This exciting new master’s course is ideal for any sport and exercise science graduate wishing to pursue a career in the field of sport psychology. This course provides you with the opportunity to gain an in-depth understanding of a range of contemporary issues, enabling the design and implementation of evidence-based delivery of support appropriate for a range of clients. Development of practical skills include practice of verbal and non-verbal communication, listening skills, reflection and problem solving.Will be given the opportunity to develop creative methods of delivery that can be adapted to specialist and non-specialist audiences both in the UK and globally.Our aim is to effectively prepare you for professional employment, so we focus on providing enhanced practical and professional skills through a combination of lectures, group work and case studies.

Assessment method

This course will be assessed using a variety of methods which will vary depending upon the module. Assessment methods include: Portfolios Coursework Essays Group work Presentations/posters Videos Reflections Practical or project work The Coventry University Group assessment strategy ensures that our courses are fairly assessed and allows us to monitor student progression towards achieving the intended learning outcomes.

Entry requirements

An honour's degree in Sport and Exercise Science at 2:2 or above. Students must have studied and passed a Level 6 module in sport psychology or An honour's degree in a related subject area and/or professional experience in sport or psychology equivalent to degree level in a related subject area. We recognise a breadth of qualifications; speak to one of our advisers today to find out how we can help you.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

2023/24 fees TBC. Please see our website for latest information.
Sport Psychology at Coventry University - UCAS