Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

Sport Performance Enhancement

This course will give you expert knowledge in a specialist area of the science of sport performance. It will develop applied techniques which will help you pursue a career in sport science support, academic research, teaching or other science based professions. The applied focus of this course is supported by contemporary, well-equipped and supported laboratory facilities. The course content is aligned to the requirements of supervised experience (SE) with the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES).

Entry requirements

The entry requirement for this course is a bachelor (Honours) degree at a 2.2 or above, or equivalent. We look for candidates to have a background in sport science, sport and exercise science, coaching science and physiotherapy in order to be eligible for this programme. We may also consider backgrounds in physiology, psychology, physical education, sport science, sport and exercise science if the candidate can demonstrate a background in coaching/performance.

Course modules

PgCert: scientific methods; biomechanics and performance enhancement; psychological interventions for sport performance enhancement; applied physiology and sport performance; independent study module. PgDip: sport science support of performance athletes; contemporary issues in sport performance; Independent study module

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,620 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 12,620 per Whole course (International) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Sighthill Campus Edinburgh EH11 4BN Scotland

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