Taught course

Performance Analysis In Sport

University of Salford · School of Health and Society

Entry requirements

Applicants should be BSc/BA (Hons) graduates within an appropriate sports or exercise related subject area. Prospective students will normally be required to have achieved a 2.1 honours degree, but consideration will be given to students with a 2.2 honours degree with appropriate experience and satisfactory references. We also welcome applications from students who may not have the formal or traditional entry criteria, but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully.

Months of entry


Course content

On this course, you will study the discipline of performance analysis and gain an understanding of how this vastly growing sector interacts with a multitude of sports science disciplines.

As a student on this programme, you will have access to industry-standard performance analysis equipment and you will learn how this exciting discipline is used across sports to enhance performance. You will learn how performance analysis can be used in relation to injuries, and how this can be measured.

You will also have the opportunity to conduct some primary research that could lead to publications, which may inform future performance analysis practice.

Information for international students

International applicants will be required to show a proficiency in English. An IELTS score of 6.0 (no element below 5.5) is proof of this.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

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