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Course summary

In this degree, cutting-edge sport and exercise science will be used to get the best out of an individual whether they're an athlete who wants to maximise their sports performance or someone who wishes to improve their health. Working in sport, and within a healthcare context, you'll use our first-class facilities for analysing sporting performance – and you'll develop a critical understanding of key areas in sport and exercise science, such as physiology, psychology, and biomechanics. We’ve invested over half a million pounds on updating and building new sport and exercise laboratories, to provide state-of-the-art facilities for your learning. On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Sciences

Modules

Foundation year compulsory modules: Study Skills and Research Methods, Coaching in Sport, Social Aspects of Sport, Introduction to Sports Psychology Year 1 compulsory modules: Developing Research Skills in Sport and Exercise, Academic and Employability Skills in Sport and Exercise, Fundamentals of Exercise Physiology & Biomechanics, Fundamentals of Nutrition & Metabolism Year 2 compulsory modules - Research & Graduate Employability in Sport & Exercise, Physiological and Nutritional Processes and Mechanisms, Advanced Sport and Exercise Psychology, Biomechanics & Kinesiology Year 3 compulsory modules - Personal & Professional Development in Sport & Exercise


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
C604
Institution code:
S72
Campus name:
Sixth Form College, Stoke on Trent
Campus code:
S

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
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Student satisfaction
80%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £5950 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5950 Year 1
Scotland £5950 Year 1
Wales £5950 Year 1
Channel Islands £5950 Year 1

Additional fee information

Tuition Fees for the Foundation Year (Year Zero) at Sixth Form College are £5950. Years 1, 2 and 3 on-campus are standard undergraduate tuition fees (currently £9250 for 2023/24 intake) For more information about tuition fees, please go to https://www.staffs.ac.uk/courses/undergraduate/fees-and-funding
Sport and Exercise Science with Foundation Year at Staffordshire University - UCAS