Course Details

  • The number of people participating in exercise is increasing as people are reaping the benefits on their health. The course is ideal for anyone from a health and exercise or sport science background. Students will develop the knowledge to apply relevant sport and exercise activities to different populations.

  • Applicants are required to have a Foundation degree or equivalent Level 5 qualification in sport i.e. HND
    Minimum UCAS tariff points required: 64.
    The ideal candidate will have the desire to pursue a career within either the sports science or health sector with a keen interest in improving health or sports performance. You will have already worked in a health / sport and exercise setting and have some experience of working with clients.
    Applicants should be highly motivated, have strong interests in health / sport science and be able to work well as a member of a team.
    Applicants initially may be required to attend an interview and complete an interview task.

  • The course will be delivered via lectures, seminars, tutorials, practical sessions, guest speakers / visits and independent study. The course encompasses a variety of assessment methods, including lab reports, essays, presentations, portfolio, exams, demonstrations and practical projects.

  • On completion of the course, learners could go in to employment, or progress on an MSc qualification, or PGCE.
    On completion of the course, learners could go in to employment, or progression an

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  • There are two main costs you will have whilst studying and if you are a home student studying on a full-time course, you can apply for student finance to cover both of these:

     Your tuition fees for each year of your course.
     Help with your living costs e.g. rent, food, clothing, course materials, entertainment.

    You can find more details, including the actual tuition fee charged on our Fees, Funding and Finance Page.

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  • Do you have a burning question about this course, or would you like to know more about the qualification you’ll receive and how it will help your career?

    Our course enquiries team is on hand to help you understand any details and answer any questions – whether it’s about applying for the course or finding out about finance.

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