Taught course

Sports Strength and Conditioning

Institution
University of Gloucestershire · Faculty of Sport, Health and Social Care
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

You will need at least a 2.1 honours degree or equivalent in a sport science or related discipline or substantial experience within the strength and conditioning field. EU and international students need IELTS 6.5 overall (no less than 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in any other band) or equivalent

Months of entry

September

Course content

With the rapid expansion of strength and conditioning provision around the UK, there is a growing need for highly qualified graduates in this field and for those already working within the setting to further extend their specialist strength and conditioning knowledge.

This masters degree offers the opportunity for students to learn and apply contemporary theoretical principles and scientific methodologies that enhance strength and conditioning practice. The programme is designed to build on the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA ) Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS ) award and the UKSCA Accredited Strength and Conditioning Coach (ASCC ) award, to provide a necessary range of theoretical and practical experiences for a career as a strength and conditioning practitioner.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGDip

full time
8 months
part time
20 months

PGCert

full time
4 months
part time
8 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries Team
Email
enquiries@glos.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 3330 141414