200 UCAS Points in a related subject or relevant Access to HE qualification with significant work experience in the sector.
The field of Sport and Exercise Sciences is a diverse one with many different pathways in which to specialise. The structure of the qualification will give the learner not only a broad understanding of the core disciplines within Sport and Exercise Sciences but sufficient knowledge for those who aspire to a variety of types of work.
Anatomy and physiology for Sport and exercise
Sport and exercise psychology
Biomechanics for Sport
Training and fitness
Field-based fitness testing
Injury prevention and treatment
Sport and exercise rehabilitation
Sport and exercise massage
Students will be required to put aside significant time for course-related reading and independent study to underpin knowledge and support the theoretical aspects that are delivered in lectures.
Students will be able to progress to a 1 year top-up at selected UK universities to complete a full Honours degree (BSc) in Sport and Exercise Science (or closely related discipline) or will choose to gain employment within the sector.