Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University

Applied Sport and Exercise Science

The programme is underpinned by a strong focus on equipping the future applied sport and exercise scientists for a range of professional scenarios. We aim to help you develop your skills in teaching and training (education and dissemination), research, consultancy and demonstrating that you have the generic professional skills needed as an applied sport and exercise scientist. This is achieved through your own work-based learning experiences, taught sessions on the programme and extensive supervision.

Entry requirements

You will need: A sport science related Masters or an appropriate MPhil award in a sport science related area. Students whose 1st language is not English must provide evidence of proficiency in the English language (IELTS, TOEFL or equivalent).

Course modules

Modules include: Professional planning and training for applied sport and exercise sciences; professional practice in applied sport and exercise sciences; reflection in applied sport and exercise sciences.

Assessment methods

There are various assessments, including a professional training audit, reports, reflections and a viva voce examination at the end.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Professional doctorate Full-time April 2017 - 2 years
Professional doctorate Part-time April 2017 - 4 years

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