This course provides a focus on sport and performance; it has been designed to be flexible and relevant to the student's individual needs and interests, with a strong emphasis on the application of theory to professional practice; students may have the opportunity to prepare for the British association of sport and exercise sciences (BASES) supervisory experience training, which is normally a pre-requisite of the association's professional accreditation.
Core modules: research skills; independent study (a one to one supervised programme of work leading to the development of the proposal for the research project); supervised experience; plus optional modules: performance physiology; sport psychology; exercise psychology; clinical exercise physiology; rehabilitation of the injured athlete: effective coaching.
These include a research project.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- British Association of Sports and Exercise Sciences
At least a 2.2 Honours degree is required. European Union and overseas students, whose first language is not English, are required to take the standardised English Language test (IELTS) at their British Council before the June of their admission to the course. IELTS 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) is required.
English language requirements
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Fees and funding
No fee information has been provided for this course
Additional fee information
All applicants to the Master's programmes are eligible to apply for bursaries and assistantships from the school, plus funding may also be available from the university.