Taught course

Applied Exercise Physiology

Institution
University of Brighton · School of Sport and Service Management
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Individual offers may vary. Honours degree (2:1 or above) in sport or exercise sciences, or a relevant science-based degree such as psychology, physiology, biochemistry or zoology. Graduates in more fundamental sciences such as chemistry, physics and mathematics may also be acceptable. Applicants without the minimum qualifications may also be considered, providing they can demonstrate the appropriate background, work experience etc. For non-native speakers of English: IELTS 6.5 overall and 6 in writing or equivalent qualification.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course offers opportunities to cover a breadth of material relevant to the exercise physiology field, with a balance between academic rigor and application of scientific concepts. Students work alongside experienced practitioners in areas relevant to their interests. The taught material is split between lecture material and seminars/laboratory work. Around 80 per cent of study time is in the form of projects, independent study or a range of directed study tasks. The subject areas covered draw on a range of exercise physiology topics such as environmental physiology, physiological profiling, nutrition and metabolism.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGCert

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Sport and Service Management
Email
sasmadmissions@brighton.ac.uk
Phone
01273 643645