Taught course

Sports Strength and Conditioning

Institution
University of Gloucestershire · School of Sport and Exercise
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

  • You will need at least a 2.2 honours degree or equivalent in a sports science course or relevant subject
  • Or substantial experience within the strength and conditioning field.
  • EU and international students need IELTS 6.0 overall (no less than 5.5 in each component) or equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

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. The master’s degree programme offers a supportive, student-centred environment and ensures the highest quality research-informed teaching. In addition to world-class research facilities, the university boasts a recently renovated and dedicated strength and conditioning applied facility that can accommodate large groups of athletes simultaneously.

Fees and funding

Learn more at out postgraduate fees, loans and finance page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    16 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    flex months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    full time
    6 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    8 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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