Staffordshire University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Sport and Exercise Psychology

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Course summary

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Study on the UK’s only interdisciplinary sports and exercise psychology distance learning degree and kick-start your future career. Through our well-established distance learning expertise you will gain access to a highly engaging and flexible way to develop your knowledge and professional skills whilst studying at home or in the workplace. The course is ideally suited to those wishing to enter the field of sport and exercise psychology. Guided by internationally renowned lecturers, you will learn how athletes think, feel, behave, and why. You’ll gain vital knowledge and the skills to work as a professional within this sector. Plus, you’ll complete an in-depth study on how beliefs about human psychology are influenced by the methods used to develop them, and the broader social context in which they are developed. The course is designed to be flexible, with the majority being delivered online. The course will include three practical residentials in our laboratories, where you will put learning into practice and engage with tutors and peers. You can choose to study full-time or part-time. As a distance learning course, this BSc is unique in the UK, and through Staffordshire University’s well-established distance learning expertise you will gain access to a highly engaging and flexible way to develop your knowledge, expertise and professional skills whilst at home or in the workplace. For students wishing to pursue a career as an applied sport and exercise psychologist or continue their academic studies there already exists an established and successful DL MSc in Sport and Exercise Psychology at Staffordshire University. On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Psychology

Course details

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1

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Sport and Exercise Psychology at Staffordshire University - UCAS