Taught course

Strength and Conditioning

York St John University · Faculty of Health and Life Sciences

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2:1 bachelor’s degree with honours in a sport and/or science related discipline OR significant prior experience/learning in a relevant context. For example: performance in sport at a professional or elite level; prolonged and extensive experience of working in sport; advanced vocational qualifications relevant to the programme; or accreditation with a relevant professional body.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme will support you to develop advanced research, academic and practical skills in strength and conditioning within a high quality, technology enhanced learning and teaching environment. There will also be the opportunity to undertake relevant vocational qualifications and work placement while on the programme. This will be tailored to your needs through working with a tutor and be aligned with the accreditation competencies outlined by the UK Strength and Conditioning Association (UKSCA).

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English should have IELTS at grade 6.5 or above (with no individual skill below 5.5) or an equivalent YSJ approved English Language qualification.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Damian Harper
01904 876438