Cardiff Metropolitan University
Strength and Conditioning
The principle aim of the programme is to prepare students for employment within the strength and conditioning industry. This is achieved through academic staff with both experience in the applied sector and currency of research within the strength and conditioning profession and related areas. The programme also benefits from many industry based visiting lecturers. This is the first programme of its kind to offer a dedicated internship module through which students can gain academic credits while undertaking work experience in a club structure, professional organisation or National Governing Body. The programme offers the following course specific compulsory modules: ??Strength and Conditioning: Science and Application Strength and Conditioning: Theory to Practice Training Science
Modules include: Compulsory modules: Research Methods for Sport (Quantitative or Qualitative Route) (20 credits) Dissertation Project (60 credits) Strength and Conditioning: Science and Application (20 credits) Strength and Conditioning: Theory to Practice (20 credits) Training Science (20 credits) Option modules (choose 40 credits): Internship (40 credits) Independent Study (20 credits) Applied Biomechanics (20 credits) Cardiovascular Exercise Physiology (20 credits) Psychology of Physical Activity, health and Wellness (20 credits) Biomechanics of Sports Performance (20 credits) Sports Coaching and Pedagogy: Theory to Practice (20 credits) Understanding the Sporting Environment (20 credits)
Modules are assessed through a mix of coursework assignments, practical vivas, case studies, portfolios, oral presentations and laboratory reports that are aligned with the diversity of skills required for employment and accreditation within the applied sector.? ?
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 9,000 per (Whole course)||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2017||GBP 9,000 per (Whole course)||2 Years|
|Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 9,000 per (Whole course)||1 Years|
|Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip||Part-time||September 2017||GBP 9,000 per (Whole course)||2 Years|
|Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 9,000 per (Whole course)||1 Years|
|Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert||Part-time||September 2017||GBP 9,000 per (Whole course)||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cyncoed Campus||CF23 6XD||Wales|
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