Canterbury Christ Church University has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
This engaging programme offers you the opportunity to explore the science behind physical activity and sports performance. Under the guidance of a dynamic team of research-active staff, you will study biomechanics, physiology, psychology and sociology, with an emphasis on practical application. You will have access to well-equipped laboratories where you will gain valuable experience in measuring and assessing physical activity relevant to competitive sport and recreational exercise, fitness and health. You will also have the opportunity to work within our consultancy unit, SportsLab, using your expertise to help athletes improve their performance. You can opt to follow a broad pathway through the sport and exercise sciences, or focus more specifically on competitive sport performance or exercise and health outcomes . You will explore areas including: sport exercise and fitness • applied sport psychology • physical activity and health
For a list of core and likely optional modules, please visit our website.
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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!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
|UCAS Tariff||88 - 112 points||For those applying from school or college offers for this course are based on UCAS tariff points. For those who already have their qualifications the University will take into account work and other experience in addition to qualifications gained. For this programme you will need a GCSE pass in Mathematics at grade C or 4 for those currently taking GCSEs. Some alternatives to GCSE are considered by not Key Skills.|
|A level||This course requires between 88 and 112 UCAS points. Applicants can achieve these points from the range of qualifications that are in the UCAS tariff.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||This course requires between 88 and 112 UCAS points. Applicants can achieve these points from the range of qualifications that are in the UCAS tariff.|
|Access to HE Diploma||This course requires between 88 and 112 UCAS points. Applicants can achieve these points from the range of qualifications that are in the UCAS tariff.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)|
|Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.