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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)
Please visit our website for information on available modules.
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.
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
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Ormskirk (Main Campus)|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
International students should visit our website for further information: www.edgehill.ac.uk/international
|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
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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