Taught course

Clinical Exercise Physiology

University of Salford · School of Health and Society

Entry requirements

A BSc (Hons) graduates with a 2:1 or above in Exercise or Health Sciences; Sport Science; Biological Sciences equivalent with an emphasis on human physiology.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme focuses on using 'exercise as medicine', to treat and manage conditions as well as to rehabilitate patients recovering from illness.

You will:

  • Develop an understanding of advanced levels of clinical physiology and aetiology of disease states
  • Learn how to support your clients and patients to live healthier lifestyles, enabling them to self-manage chronic conditions such as diabetes and heart disease, as well as recovering from illnesses such as cancer
  • Gain experience using state-of-the-art equipment in our Human Performance Laboratory

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

University of Salford
+44 (0)161 295 4545