Truro and Penwith College

Applied Sport and Health Science Truro and Penwith College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: University of Plymouth


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BSc (Hons) Applied Sport and Health Science is a one year top-up course, which can be studied after completing a foundation degree. The core modules include the Honours Dissertation, Athlete Development and Sports for All and Contemporary Issues in Sports and Exercise. Optional modules include Movement Analysis, Psychology for Performance and Health, Diet for Performance and Health, Sports and Exercise Physiology, Coaching Styles and Reflective Practice and Physical Activity and Public Health.

With access to therapy suites, fitness suites, a swimming pool, sports hall, sports science labs and physiotherapy suites, students studying sport at Truro and Penwith College have a fantastic opportunity to utilise the purpose-built facilities. Focused on sports performance, sports participation and resultant health benefits, this course aims to develop athletic ability as well as general health and wellbeing. You will also complete an honours dissertation structured around a specific topic area that sparks your interest, where you can develop and expand on your skills and knowledge to an industry standard.

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Application deadlines

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15 January

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Points of entry

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  • Year 1

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Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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UCAS Tariff For entry to our top-up degrees, candidates must be holders of a relevant foundation degree, HND or equivalent Level 5 qualification.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9,250 Year 1
International £9,335 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

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Truro and Penwith College
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