Entry requirements

Applicants must have one of the following: Applicants must hold a BPS accredited undergraduate degree in psychology (2.1 or above) or an undergraduate degree (2:1 or above) in sport/exercise science (or related programme) with a significant sport psychology element. Applicants who do not hold an initial degree must have substantial experiential learning in a sport and/or mainstream psychology domain. Selection Procedure: Students are normally selected on the basis of their formal application, curriculum vitae and may be asked to attend an interview. All applicants are usually invited to have an informal conversation (in person, skype or phone) with the programme director before any offer is made. ​​How to Apply: Applications for this course should be made direct to the university via our self-service facility. For further information please visit our How to Apply pages at www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/howtoapply.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited MSc in Sport Psychology provides students with the opportunity to extend their theoretical and applied knowledge and understanding of sport psychology within a supportive student centred environment. Graduates from the programme (who also hold an Graduate Basis Chartered UG degree) are deemed to have met stage one of the requirements for Chartered Membership of the Society (CPsychol) and full membership of the Division of Sport and Exercise Psychology within the BPS. The programme is designed to be flexible, meet students' needs and develop a range of transferable skills that will enhance their employability. The programme is delivered by a team of dedicated sport psychology staff, many of whom are at the forefront of international research and professional practice developments in their respective fields. The application of theory to professional practice is a key strength of the programme.​

Information for international students

www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/scholarships
www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/fees

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Owen Thomas
Email
othomas@cardiffmet.ac.uk
Phone
+ 44 (0)29 2041 7281