BSc (Hons) Sports and Exercise Sciences

Duration: 3 years

Course details

This Bachelor will allow you to gain an understanding of human physiology, psychology, anatomy, biomechanics and biochemistry. You will develop knowledge about how the healthy human body works during exercise, and how sport and physical activity promote health from cellular to whole body perspectives.


Year 1

  • Sport and Exercise Physiology

  • Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology

  • Sport and Body

  • Exercise for Health and Physical Performance

  • Foundations of Sport and Exercise  Biomechanics

Year 2

  • Biomechanics of Sport and Exercise

  • Functional Physiology of Sport and Exercise

  • Strength and Conditioning

  • Sport Performance Analysis

  • Sport Coaching and Physical Education

  • Work Experience

Year 3

  • Physiology of training and Performance

  • Advanced Performance Analysis

  • Exercise, sport and the Brain

  • Sport Nutrition

  • Managing High Performance Sport

Entry requirements

  • UCAS: 120 tariff points which include Physical Education, Sports Studies or a science subject
  • GCSEs: minimum of grade C in English language and mathematics or Science

Career posibilities

This programme will give you opportunities in sports governing bodies, health promotion, teaching, professional sport, medical sales and paramedical training. You will also be well prepared for postgraduate studies and research. You can expect to have these following positions after you graduate: Technical director, National development manager, Sport psychologist, Olympic sports physiologist, Physiotherapist.

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