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Equine and Human Sports Science, B.Sc.

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  • 36 months
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With the advent of lottery funding for sport in the UK, combined with the additional interest in sport following the Olympics, there has been an increasing need for graduates who have knowledge and skills in all aspects of sporting performance. Such graduates are required within all sports, as well as within equestrian sporting disciplines.

If you are passionate about all aspects of exercise and sporting performance including topics such as sports nutrition, peak performance, exercise physiology, gait analysis and sports injury, health, therapy and rehabilitation, then this is the course for you.

Career progression

A degree specialising in Equine and Human Sports Science at Warwickshire College can prepare you for a wide range of career and further study opportunities. This degree will not only prepare you for job opportunities directly within the area of horse and rider performance but also within the ever developing areas of general sports performance, clinical physiology and health rehabilitation.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
    • Duration description
      • With placement year: 4 years
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mammalian Anatomy and Physiology
  • Equine and Human Nutrition
  • Fitness and Performance Testing
  • Principles of Sports Science
  • Applied Equine Management
  • ASSET (academic study skills and employability)

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Applicants will normally be expected to have some prior practical experience. As a guide, students will be expected to have studied at A' Level or completed relevant level 3 qualifications, however, all applicants will be assessed on individual experience. 
  • Application for recognition of prior learning is welcomed and will be considered.
  • The college welcomes applications from students with relevant work experience who do not have the formal academic qualifications, and from students with disabilities. 
  • All applicants will need to demonstrate the ability to study independently at HE level.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8735 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8735 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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  • Only for Eu/EEA Part-time tuition:£3470


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