Taught course

Applied Sport Science

University of Worcester · Institute of Sport and Exercise Science

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Entry requirements

You 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


Course content

This course allows you to have a flexible focus on your own development within Applied Sports Science. With this in mind, the primary focus of course content relates to enhancing athletic performance based upon a mixture of established and contemporary methods.

At Worcester our authentic assessments allow you to work directly with athletes for laboratory and field based testing, and training interventions.

The course is delivered through a combination of intensive study weeks, weekly classes & seminars, placement learning, and independent study.

Key features

  • Your studies will have an emphasis on the applied nature of sport science support
  • Student centred teaching and assessment
  • Focus on employability skills and competencies
  • Available both full-time and part-time, allowing you to study at your preferred pace

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

+44 (0) 1905 855 111