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Develop your knowledge of biomechanics, physiology and psychology. You’ll understand how humans function in sport, physical activity and health environments.
In this degree, you’ll focus on the study of biomechanics, physiology and psychology. You’ll apply your knowledge of these subjects to sports performance and exercise participation. You will understand the relevance of sport and exercise science to current practice. The course ensures that you will develop a broad skill set.
The first year will introduce you to basic science, sport and exercise science disciplines. You will also learn about research methods and techniques. Your second year will advance your study of these disciplines and further your skills.
The final undergraduate year will allow you to specialise with your chosen discipline. You will also undertake your own research project.
The undergraduate masters (MSci) equips you with the practical and analytical skills to conduct independent research. This can be into an area that interests you most.
This advanced qualification puts you ahead of other bachelors graduates in the job market. This is also a financially attractive route, as you will be able to apply for an undergraduate student loan for the duration of your studies.
How to apply
This course is not accepting applications at this time. Please contact the provider to find out more.
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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This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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Compulsory A level subjects: one science or mathematics subject. Psychology and Physical Education A levels may be accepted in place of a science A level when taken together.
A level General Studies will not be considered. We may be unable to consider an A level in your own language (unless it is English or Welsh).
Alternative A level offer: AAB plus one of the following: grade A in an EPQ, grade B in the Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenge Certificate or grade M1 in Cambridge Pre-U Global Perspectives.
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Typical offer: Obtain D*D*D* in a BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (QCF) with Distinctions in at least 7 science-related units.
We are only able to consider BTEC Level 3 Extended Diplomas (QCF) in Sport and Exercise Science, Applied Science and Health and Social Care (Health Sciences).
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D: 36 credits
M: 3 credits
|Typical offer: Pass the Access to HE Diploma, with at least 36 credits achieved at Distinction and 3 credits achieved at Merit or above. This must include at least 12 credits achieved at Distinction in a science subject.|
|Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal||D3, D3, D3||
To include one science or mathematics subject.
Alternative Cambridge Pre-U Offer: D3, D3, M1 including grade D3 in one science or mathematics subject plus one of the following: grade A in an EPQ, grade B in the Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenge Certificate or grade M1 in Cambridge Pre-U Global Perspectives.
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||36 points||Typical offer: Obtain 36 points overall and 6, 6, 6 in three Higher Level subjects including at least one maths or science subject.|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||AA||Typical offer: Obtain AA in Advanced Highers including one science or mathematics subject plus AAAAB in Scottish Highers.|
GCSE Mathematics and Science at grade C or 4 plus GCSE English grade C or 4. Preference for applicants with strong GCSE profile including B or 6 in Mathematics and 2 sciences.
For further qualifications information and English Language equivalents, please see: go.bath.ac.uk/sport-ex-sci