Liverpool Hope University

Liverpool Hope University

Applied Exercise Physiology

The course involves a systematic examination of key applied fields in exercise physiology such as exercise testing, nutrition, training and rehabilitation. Students will gain practical laboratory experience with a wide range of techniques to measure physiological parameters. This programme will enable students to develop a critical appreciation of the application of principles of exercise physiology.

Entry requirements

Normally a 1st Class or upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant subject such as sports science, exercise Science or similar. Applications from students who do not hold a 1st or 2.1 Honours degree (or equivalent) will be asked to demonstrate potential to achieve a Masters award via a sample of academic writing and interview before an offer is made. Students whose 1st language is not English will require evidence of proficiency in the English language.

Course modules

The curriculum will comprise: exercise energetics and metabolism; exercise testing and physiological assessment in elite performance and clinical populations; exercise and health; exercise training and rehabilitation; sport and exercise nutrition; applied practice in exercise physiology; independent research project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,500 per Whole course (home fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hope Park Liverpool L16 9JD North West

Key information

Student Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
0151 291 3111