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Applied Sport and Exercise Science (Hons)

Northumbria University

36 months
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15500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

With a practical emphasis on the latest sports science, by taking the Applied Sport and Exercise Science (Hons) programme from Northumbria University you’ll learn about psychology, physiology, biomechanics, nutrition, strength and conditioning and performance analysis to help you give future sports stars the winning edge.

Overview

Interested in sport and the science that drives it? Aspire to help elite athletes perform to their highest potential? Or make your mark by tackling health challenges such as obesity, heart disease and diabetes? This Applied Sport and Exercise Science (Hons) programme is offered by Northumbria University.

You’ll also learn about health issues from internationally acknowledged experts, giving you the real-world experience to qualify for public health roles.

With access to sports laboratory and testing equipment in our specialist sport and teaching facility, this is a course that focuses on practical hands-on training to set you up for a career in sports science.

Career Edge

Using real-world examples as part of your assessment, you’ll develop knowledge and understanding that you can apply to contemporary sports science and health issues. For example you might be developing your entrepreneurial skills by working with business partners to develop solutions to real problems such as childhood obesity.

Volunteering, placements, networking and enterprise activities are all part of the experience that will help you develop your career potential. You’ll get real hands-on experience through work placement to boost your profile with future employers.

You’ll have the opportunity to study or work abroad for a semester or a full year. Past students have worked with elite football teams in Dubai, including those in the Arab Premier League, and coached young people in Zambia alongside educating them on health issues such as HIV and Aids. Other students have been placed with the Women’s Canadian Rugby Team and with the Olympic Ski Training Team in Whistler and Colorado.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Academic Language Skills for Sport Exercise and Rehabilitation
  • Energetics of Exercise 
  • Fundamentals of Anatomy and Biomechanics 
  • Fundamentals of Human Physiology
  • Fundamentals of Psychology 
  • Methods of Enquiry in Sport and Exercise Science
  • Skills for Sport and Exercise Scientists

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

128 UCAS Tariff points

  • From a combination of acceptable Level 3 qualifications which may include: A level, BTEC Diplomas/Extended Diplomas, Scottish and Irish Highers, Access to HE Diplomas or the International Baccalaureate
Subject Requirements:
  • There are no specific subject requirements for this course
GCSE Requirements:
  • Students will need Maths and English Language at minimum grade 4 or C, or the equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15500 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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