The multi-disciplinary and applied nature of this degree aims to prepare you for a career in sport or exercise, including scientific support, exercise training, health promotion and rehabilitation.
In the first two years of this Sport and Exercise Science (Hons) course from Coventry University your learning is underpinned by the three key pillars of exercise physiology, psychology and biomechanics, reflecting developments within the industry. You will have the opportunity to learn how the healthy human body works during exercise, how the body responds to training, as well as how sport and physical activity promote health. In the final year there is an independent research project as well as the opportunity to specialise in an area of Sport and Exercise Science.
This course is currently endorsed by the British Association for Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) and has been mapped against their accreditation framework, which covers practical ability in laboratory techniques, reflective practice, theoretical basis of the physiology and psychology of sports and exercise.
Coventry University is committed to preparing you for your future career and giving you a competitive edge in the graduate job market. The university's Talent Team provide a wide range of support services to help you plan and prepare for your career. They can also help you to find suitable work placements and give you advice on how to get the most out of them.
In addition to developing your skills and experience through the course you will also be provided with opportunities including completing a work placement or completing a summer internship. Both activities allow you to demonstrate to potential employers that you can apply your skills and knowledge. The university can help you to find suitable work placements and give you advice on how to get the most out of them.
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- Research Skills in Sport and Exercise Science
- Exploring Sport and Exercise Science
- Functional Anatomy and Movement
- Professional Skills in Sport and Exercise Science
- Exercise Physiology
- Motor Learning and Control
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- 36 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A Level: BBC to include Biology or PE. Excludes General Studies.
- BTEC: DMM in the BTEC Level 3 Extended National Diploma in a Biology or Sport Science related subject.
- IB Diploma: 30 points to include a minimum of grade 5 in Biology at Higher Level.
- GCSE requirement: Minimum 5 GCSEs graded 9-4 / A*- C including English, Maths and two Sciences.
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International16300 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16300 GBP per year during 36 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.