Type: Degree Courses
Duration: Three years full-time or five years part-time.
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 on successful completion of a relevant Foundation Degree or equivalent.
What You 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.
Applicants should have a minimum of 104 UCAS points at A-Level or a Level 3 Extended Diploma, plus a satisfactory reference and GCSE English at grade 4 or C or above. Life experience of mature 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. For advanced entry to final stage, a relevant Foundation Degree or HND at merit level or higher is needed.