Cardiff Metropolitan University
Strength and Conditioning
Students are afforded the opportunity to develop the academic skills of critical appraisal and reflection alongside the practical skills and competencies; the programme�s multi-disciplinary content is underpinned by the scientific knowledge that supports the practice of strength and conditioning.
An Honours degree 2.1 or above in a sport or exercise related area appropriate to the programme or in an alternative discipline area that is acceptable to the programme director; extensive work experience in coaching, working within the health and fitness industry, sport science or exercise science are also considered for entry to the programme. For non UK applicants, the minimum IELTS English language requirement is 6.5 or equivalent.
Modules include: research methods for sports studies (quantitative or qualitative route); dissertation project; strength and conditioning: science and application; strength and conditioning: theory to practice; physiology of sports conditioning. Option modules: internship; independent study; theoretical and experimental sports biomechanics; analysis of technique; sports psychology: theory to practice; computerised match analysis; understanding the coaching environment; working with elite performers; managing coaching problems; sports coaching: theory to practice.
Assessment is based on a mix of coursework assignments, practical vivas, case studies, portfolios, oral presentations and laboratory reports.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,500 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 440 per Credit module (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 440 per Credit module (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 500 per Credit module (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Llandaff Campus||Cardiff||CF5 2YB||Wales|
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