MSc Applied Sport Psychology at Plymouth Marjon University - UCAS

Plymouth Marjon University

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: University of St Mark & St John

MSc Applied Sport Psychology (Taught)

Course options

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Course summary

Our MSc Sport and Exercise Psychology degree develops and utilises the applied skills and techniques required to be a practitioner in sport and/or exercise psychology. The programme provides opportunities to experience the practical nature of what a sport and exercise psychologist does. One of the standout features is the applied professional practice module. This module enables the student to engage in a work based learning environment to practice, develop and reflect upon the application of the appropriate skillset, and it’s development, within sport and exercise psychology. This feature will also be attractive to students who are already in employment as it allows them to combine work and study sport psychology.


All modules are compulsory: Applied professional practice Development of the sport & exercise psychology professional Research methods for postgraduate study Contemporary interests in sport & exercise psychology Psychological skills and therapeutic skills in sport & exercise Master’s thesis

Assessment method

Assessment methods are through case studies, practical assessment, critical reviews, essays, oral presentations, portfolios, and research thesis.

Entry requirements

Applicants would normally have a 2:2 degree (or above) in a relevant subject area, although all applications will be reviewed on an individual basis.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £8000 Whole course
EU £14500 Whole course
England £8000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £8000 Whole course
Scotland £8000 Whole course
Wales £8000 Whole course
Channel Islands £8000 Whole course
International £14500 Whole course

Additional fee information

EU applicants will be classed as International unless they hold Settled or Pre-settled status
MSc Applied Sport Psychology at Plymouth Marjon University - UCAS