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Sport and Exercise Science (Hons)

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology

48 months
Duration
6950 EUR/year
819 EUR/year
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About

This Sport and Exercise Science (Hons) degree from Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology prepares graduates to work in the growing areas of sport performance and health-related exercise science.

Overview

This exciting Sport and Exercise Science (Hons) degree from Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology is the first of its kind in the West of Ireland. 

On this course, you will learn how to apply scientific principles in order to understand and enhance sport and exercise performance, health and well-being. 

It will prepare you to work in the world of sport, helping athletes and teams achieve optimum performance.  It will also prepare you to work the health sector, helping individuals to manage or prevent lifestyle-related chronic diseases through training and physical activity.

Career Opportunities

Graduates will be able to work in areas such as:

  • professional sports clubs and organisations
  • national sporting associations, governing bodies and other related sporting agencies
  • private health and fitness clubs and spas
  • public sports and recreation facilities
  • local authorities
  • schools, further education and higher education institutions
  • exercise referrals
  • the health sector

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Mathematics/Statistics
  • Fundamentals of Biomechanics and Anatomy
  • Chemistry
  • Cell Biology/Genetics
  • Human Physiology
  • Learning and Innovation Skills
  • Sport and Exercise Physiology
  • Human Nutrition and Metabolism
  • The Biomechanics of Human Movement

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

240 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The general minimum Leaving Certificate entry requirement is a Grade O6/H7 or better in six Leaving Certificate subjects including English or Irish and Mathematics, two of which must be passed in higher level papers at Grade H5 or higher.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6950 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    819 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 819 EUR per year during 48 months.
Student Contribution: €3,000.

Living costs for Galway

800 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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