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Strength and Conditioning Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
Leeds, United Kingdom
Strength and conditioning are widely acknowledged by athletes and coaches as a vital component of achieving peak performance and reducing injury. It’s a growing area, with demand for strength and conditioning coaches increasing rapidly. The Strength and Conditioning program is offered by Leeds Trinity University.
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On the Strength and Conditioning program at Leeds Trinity University, you’ll work towards the key requirements for strength and conditioning coaches – a degree in sport and exercise sciences that will help you develop the knowledge you’ll need to become accredited by the UK Strength and Conditioning Association (UKSCA).

You’ll study the core components of sport and exercise sciences, including psychology, physiology, biomechanics, and research methods. But unlike other sport and exercise sciences courses, you’ll also learn the practical techniques required to become a strength and conditioning coach.

You’ll explore a range of theories and concepts, but most importantly, you’ll develop key laboratory skills in a range of disciplines in order to improve the performance of athletes.

Putting theory into practice, you’ll complete two professional work placements. You can complete your placements in the UK or abroad, and you’ll have the opportunity to volunteer or study abroad as part of your degree.

You’ll also have access to excellent facilities and equipment, including our specialist Strength and Conditioning Suite.

Graduate Opportunities 

The students have also been successful within the business and marketing sector, proving that the course provides you with valuable transferable skills to work in a wide range of areas.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Introduction to Sport Psychology
  • Performance Analysis
  • Techniques in Strength and Conditioning
  • Exercise Psychology
  • Health and Fitness
  • Ethics, Society and Employability

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

  • Transcripts
  • English language qualification
  • References (in English)
  • Copy of your passport if available

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Leeds

  • 637 - 1110 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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