Taught course

Applied Sport Science

Institution
University of Worcester · Institute of Sport and Exercise Science
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Students will normally have a 2:1 classification in a sport-related Degree. Students who hold a sport-related Degree classification 2:2 or below, or a non-sport related Degree will be considered on a case-by-case basis. All applicants will be interviewed.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course takes an interdisciplinary approach to the scientific study of sporting performance. Delivered via distance learning and intensive study weeks, students also complete an advanced independent study.
Modules are designed to develop your understanding of the factors determining sporting performance, methods of assessing an athletes abilities to meet these demands, and the design of interventions to improve performance.
During a professional placement, you will apply the theoretical material delivered in the taught modules to your work with individual athletes or teams.The course prepares athletes to go into future careers in sport science support, or progress to further postgraduate study / research.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
admissions@worc.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1905 855 111