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B.Sc. On Campus

Strength, Conditioning and Rehabilitation with Foundation Year (Hons)

University of Derby

48 months
Duration
14045 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

This Strength, Conditioning and Rehabilitation with Foundation Year (Hons) degree from University of Derby offers you the chance to strengthen your skills, knowledge and confidence before you advance to stage one of your honours degree.

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Overview

Prepare for a career where you can help athletes boost their performance and remain in peak condition. This Strength, Conditioning and Rehabilitation with Foundation Year (Hons) degree from University of Derby gives you highly specialised knowledge and advanced practical skills.

  • Gain an edge by taking a foundation year as part of a four-year study programme to achieve your BSc (Hons) qualification
  • Choose this route if you plan to change your career or want to explore a subject that is new to you
  • Take your first steps towards professional accreditation in strength and conditioning
  • Gain experience in the most up-to-date training methods and techniques
  • Harness state-of-the-art technology in our dedicated strength and conditioning suite with its VICON 3D motion capture system
  • Benefit from our longstanding partnerships with the likes of Derby County FC, Derbyshire County Cricket Club and Burton Albion FC
  • Enhance your employability with opportunities to undertake work placements, shadow the professionals, go on fact-finding visits and enjoy masterclasses delivered by leading figures in the field

This far-sighted new course equips you for a career centred on maximising athlete performance, reducing the risk of injury and devising effective rehabilitation regimes. This is a field where technology and research are constantly evolving, so we keep you up-to-date with the latest developments.

Careers

As a graduate of this course, you can look forward to challenging and rewarding career opportunities in areas such as elite and participation sport, strength and conditioning, rehabilitation and sport coaching.

Your studies will also prepare you for pursuing further qualifications at postgraduate level. At Derby you can develop advanced knowledge on the MSc Applied Sport and Exercise Science, which includes Sport and Exercise Psychology or Physiology pathways. 

Through our Professional Development Package, you'll gain valuable transferable skills, including:

  • Written and verbal communication
  • Research and analytical
  • Personal motivation, organisation and self-reflection
  • Numeracy
  • IT literacy
  • Critical awareness

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Coaching and Skill Acquisition
  • Principles of Sports Biomechanics
  • Academic and Research Skills for Sport and Exercise
  • Principles of Sport and Exercise Physiology
  • Anatomy for Sport & Exercise
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Research Methods for Sport and Exercise
  • Injury Rehabilitation for Sport & Exercise Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • UCAS points 72
  • A Level DDD
  • BTEC MPP
  • GCSE GCSE Maths and English are preferred, however if you don't have these qualifications you will be able to undertake Maths and English at Level 2 as part of your course of study
  • Access to HE Pass Access to HE Diploma with 60 credits: 45 at Level 3 and 15 at Level 2

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14045 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14045 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Derby

540 - 852 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

  • We have a range of scholarships, bursaries and discounts available to international students. You will need to apply separately for the Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship and the International Excellent Student Scholarship, but all others are assessed for eligibility alongside your application. The £2,000 Postgraduate (PGT) Scholarship is awarded automatically to most (non-EU) overseas applicants, subject to eligibility. 
  • You will need to apply separately for the Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship, the International Excellent Student Scholarship and the GREAT Scholarship, but all others are assessed for eligibility alongside your application. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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