University of Chichester

Degree level: Postgraduate

Sport and Exercise Psychology (British Psychological Society stage 1) (Taught)

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Course summary

This programme seeks to provide you with an opportunity to develop advanced knowledge of the discipline and to increase your skills in applying such knowledge in the context of sport performance and exercise for health and wellbeing. The course is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) as a recognised stage 1 qualification for those wishing to pursue a career as a Sport and Exercise Psychologist whilst also fulfilling the requirements for graduates wishing to pursue professional training through the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES). By studying at Chichester you will have the opportunity to become involved in the wider research and consultancy work of the department which include Sport and Exercise Psychology academics and consultants.


Modules currently available are: Social Processes Enhancing Health and well-Being Professional Practice in Sport and Exercise Psychology Motor Control and Learning; Performance Psychology Advanced Research Methods in Sport and Exercise Research Dissertation

Assessment method

Each module is assessed by the equivalent of a 4,000-word assignment plus a dissertation of 12,000 words or a sport science support placement.

Professional bodies

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

  • British Psychological Society

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold or are working toward a 2:1 or higher undergraduate degree in Psychology or a related science (Sport, Exercise, Health and Coaching disciplines).

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6.5With no element lower than 5.5
PTE Academic58

For more detail about our English language requirements, including details of the University's Summer Pre-Sessional English language courses, see our website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £8838 Year 1
EU £16722 Year 1
Channel Islands £8838 Year 1
England £8838 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8838 Year 1
Scotland £8838 Year 1
Wales £8838 Year 1
International £16722 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Sport and Exercise Psychology (British Psychological Society stage 1) at University of Chichester - UCAS