Vision West Nottinghamshire College (Vision University Centre Mansfield)

Exercise Science (Health) Vision West Nottinghamshire College (Vision University Centre Mansfield) Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: University of Derby

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TEF Silver

Vision West Nottinghamshire College (Vision University Centre Mansfield) has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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This course is for you if:
You want to explore the causes, prevention and management of disease using physical activity, and health promotion strategies as methods to improve the health and wellbeing of the nation.

The Vision University Centre is for you if:
You want an affordable university degree at a centre that offers smaller classes, tutors who are passionate about their industry and dedicated study skills support and tutorials throughout your course to help you achieve your goals.

As a University of Derby partner student, you will have access to the university’s virtual learning environment, including UDo and on-line journals and texts, as well as their library facilities.

Course details

Modules

Modules*

Psychological Considerations for Physical Activity
Professional Practice: Current Issues
Anatomical Foundations
Academic Skills
Nutritional Strategies for Health and Fitness
Principles of Training for Exercise and Health
Leadership in Action
Professional Practice: Workplace Performance
Physical Activity and Health
Research Methods
Applied Exercise Psychology
Exercise for Special PopulationsODULES*:

*Module titles are subject to change.

Assessment method

Assessment methods are varied and may include practical observations, laboratory reports, poster presentations, research projects, written assignments, oral presentations, time constrained assignments, literature reviews or portfolios.

Where modules are work-related, assessment will relate to your own organisation (where appropriate) and/or vocational setting. The course also requires you to have a work or voluntary placement, which is your responsibility to secure.


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 FSPH
Institution code W45
Campus name Vision University Centre - West Nottinghamshire College
Campus code V

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 64 points At least 64 UCAS points at A Level in appropriate subjects.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMP

We will consider applicants with other relevant Level 3 qualifications (normally at merit grade). We will also welcome and consider applicants with substantive experience in a relevant field.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Other

We normally also require GCSE English and maths at grade C/grade 4 or above: English and maths at Level 2 are essential requirements.


English language requirements

Test Grade Additional details
IELTS (Academic) If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, we require an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of at least 5.5, at Level 6.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7,000 Year 1
International £7,000 Year 1
England £7,000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7,000 Year 1
Scotland £7,000 Year 1
Wales £7,000 Year 1

Additional fee information

ADDITIONAL COSTS: Every student is different, but as a rough guide you should allow for the following costs of study, on top of basic stationery and IT costs, per year: ESSENTIAL: - Between £100-£300 on books. - Up to £100 on visits, events, etc. - £44 on DBS check.

Provider information

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Vision West Nottinghamshire College (Vision University Centre Mansfield)
Derby Road
Mansfield
NG18 5BH


Clearing contact details

Louise Knott

0808 100 3626

Additional information

Thursday 15th August 2019 - 8.30 - 17.00 Friday 16th August 2019 - 8.30 - 16.00


Course contact details

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Main Contact

01623 627191

Fax: 01623 623063