Sport and Exercise Science

Edge Hill University

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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This degree is for those who want to explore the sciences that underpin sports and exercise performance, including sport and exercise biomechanics, physiology and psychology. The programme takes a multidisciplinary and applied approach to the study of sport and exercise, with the opportunity to follow a generic pathway or specialise in Applied Sports Science, Exercise and Health, or Nutrition. Professional practice is a key learning feature of this degree. On successful completion of the programme, your final award will reflect your choice of pathway. You will graduate with one of the following award titles: BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science (Applied Sports Science) BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science (Exercise and Health) BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science (Nutrition)

Course details

Modules

Please visit our website for information on available modules.

Assessment method

You will be assessed through essays, projects and lab reports, critical analysis of papers, poster presentations, oral presentations, delivering practical workshop sessions and independent research. We use formal examinations from time to time but they never account for more than 60% of the marks for any module.

Professional bodies

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

  • British Association of Sports and Exercise Sciences

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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeC602
Institution code E42
Campus nameOrmskirk (Main Campus)
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

International applicants

International students should visit our website for further information: www.edgehill.ac.uk/international


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 112 points Preferably to include Physical Education or a Science subject
A level BBC Please note, the above represents an example of how you can achieve the required number of tariff points, however you can also achieve this with other combinations. A combination of A Level and BTEC awards may also be accepted.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM Please note, the above represents an example of how you can achieve the required number of tariff points, however you can also achieve this with other combinations. A combination of A Level and BTEC awards may also be accepted.
Access to HE Diploma D: 15 credits M: 30 credits P: 0 credits Please note, the above represents an example of how you can achieve the required number of tariff points, however you can also achieve this with other combinations.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H3, H3, H3, H3, H3 You will be expected to achieve the required number of tariff points, to include a minimum of five subjects at Grade H1-H3.

As long as you have a minimum of two A Levels (or equivalent), there is no maximum number of qualifications that we will accept UCAS points from. This includes additional qualifications such as the Welsh Baccalaureate and Extended Project Qualification (EPQ), AS Levels that haven’t been continued to A Level, and General Studies AS or A Level awards. For further information on how you can meet the entry requirements, including details of alternative qualifications, please visit www.edgehill.ac.uk/offers or contact our Course Enquiries Team on 01695 657000 or email [email protected]

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/study/apply/entry-requirements/


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
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £12250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Visit edgehill.ac.uk/moneymatters for more information.
Sport and Exercise Science at Edge Hill University - UCAS