Sport and Exercise Science

Challenge by Choice

Our Sport and Exercise courses are aimed at those who have an interest in sport health and physical activity, and wish to deepen their understanding of the functioning of the human body.

Our portfolio of Sport and Exercise Science degrees allows students to specialise in certain areasm or remain on a generic pathway, according to their aspirations. After a common first year students can chooose to either remain on the generic pathway, or choose one of the following pathways: Sports Nutrition; Clinical Exercise Physiology:Personal Training; or Outdoor Fitness.

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Undergraduate Courses

Specialist pathways exist within the degree portfolio which allow students to specialise in particular areas.

BSc Sport and Exercise Science   

This course is aimed at those who have an interst in sport, health and physical activity and wish to deepen their understanding of the functioning of the human body.

BSc Sport and Exercise Science (Sports Nutrition)

The Sports Nutrition pathway will allow graduates to become registered on the Sport and Exercise Nutrition Register, and to work as sport nutritionists, advising athletes on their nutritional needs.

BSc Sport and Exercise Science (Personal Training)

The Persoanal Training pathway develops the graduate skills and knowledge required to work with a wide range og groups and individuals to prescribe exercise progreammes to improve physical and mental health.

BSc Sport and Exercise Science (Outdoor Fitness)

The Outdoor Fitness pathway produces graduates who can work within the biggest growth area of the health and fitness industry, including working with endurance sport enthusiasts such as cyclists and triathletes, and also boot camps, outdoor fitness classes and obstacle races.

BSc Sport and Exercise Science (Clinical Exercise Physiology)

The Clinical Exercise Physiology pathway focuses on the assessment of functional capacity in healthy individuals and diagnose and rehabilitate dysfuncation in those with chronic disease an disability.