An Upper 2nd Class (2.1) Honours degree in sports science with a strong biomechanics component, engineering, maths, physics or similar field.
Compulsory modules, semester 1: research methodologies and methods; theoretical biomechanics; neuromuscular function. Semester 2, quantitative research; motion analysis of human movement; developing computer models for sports biomechanics; semesters 1 and 2; current research in sports biomechanics; research project.
The assessment of the taught modules has an equal split between coursework and examination with laboratory reports accounting for 40 per cent of the coursework assessment. The research project is assessed on a journal article style report of up to 5000 words.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||-||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Loughborough University||Loughborough||LE11 3TU||East Midlands|