Physiology & Sports Science: whether at the level of basic health or high-level sport, physiology and sports science is designed to serve the community in terms of research, teaching and counselling. Your final year can include working as an intern with sports professionals or physical activity/public health providers to give you valuable work experience. You can achieve funding through the Cathcart Scholarship to experience applied sports science within elite sport for a few weeks/months in your third or fourth year.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Gilmorehill (Main) Campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|A level||AAB - BBB||Additional requirements: A-level Biology or Chemistry.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDD||Acceptable in appropriate subject area. Must also have A-level Biology or Human Biology or Chemistry at grade B or above.|
|Access to HE Diploma||M: 30 credits||Acceptable in appropriate subject area. Must also have A-level Biology or Human Biology or Chemistry at grade B or above.|
|Scottish Higher||AAAAA - BBBB||Must include either Biology or Human Biology or Chemistry.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||36 points||36 (6,6,5 HL) – 32 (6,5,5 HL) Additional requirements: HL Biology or Chemistry.|
SQA Higher Entry Requirements (by end of S6) AAAAA Higher or AAAA Higher + B Advanced Higher (ABBB S5 minimum for consideration) Additional requirements: Higher Biology or Chemistry.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£27750||Whole course|
|Channel Islands||£27750||Whole course|