University Centre Bishop Burton

Sport, Exercise Science and Health University Centre Bishop Burton Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: University of Hull


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Course summary

TEF Bronze

University Centre Bishop Burton has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.

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This degree will develop your critical understanding of the sport and health sectors and contemporary developments in these fields. The course is designed to provide flexibility as modules provide both sport and health-related concepts. Also, you will have optional modules at Level 6 to specialise further depending on your career pathway and personal interests. A range of both theoretical and practical competencies will be developed through different types of assessment and teaching methods.
You also have the opportunity to join the course at Level 6 (Year 3) on successful completion of a relevant Foundation Degree or equivalent. Students with an appropriate HNC can apply for direct entry to Year 2.

Course details


You will study;
Academic and professional skills
Anatomy and physiology
Sport and exercise psychology
Health screening and exercise prescription
Diet and nutrition
Injury management and rehabilitation
Coaching special populations
Principles of strength and conditioning
Community sport promotion and development
Dissertation project.

How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code CX61
Institution code B37
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

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
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 104 points .
A level E - A*
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM

Life and/or experience of non-traditional students will be taken into account when considering applications.The successful completion of an entry task may be required when considering applications without the required formal entry qualifications

Additional entry requirements


GCSE English at grade C/4 or above.

A final year ‘top up’ is also available for applicants that have a HND or Foundation Degree in an appropriate subject (select year 3 as point of entry).
All applicants need an appropriate academic reference.

English language requirements

If first language is not English, or a Tier 4 student visa to study is required and GCSE grade C English or equivalent is not held, English language proficiency level such as International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 6.0 overall (with a minimum 5.5 in each skill) will need evidencing.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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University Centre Bishop Burton
Bishop Burton
HU17 8QG

Course contact details

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01964 553000

Fax: 01964 553101

Main Contact

01964 553000

Fax: 01964 553101