Middlesex University

Middlesex University

Sport, Exercise and Physical Activity for Special Populations

The health and fitness industry has witnessed an explosion in recent years as more and more people realise the importance of exercise. With this comes new challenges for professionals who must consider the wide range of long-term medical conditions which could impact their clients or patients. Our degree is the only masters in the country to focus purely on how to prescribe safe and effective physical activity, exercise and sporting participation to those living with the 18 most common chronic diseases in the UK.

Entry requirements

We welcome applications from students that will have attained an undergraduate degree (2.1 or above); a degree in Sport, Sport Science or Health would be advantageous. Applicants with a 2.2 degree may be considered at our discretion. Ideally applications will have 1-2 years relevant experience in the sport and fitness industry. You must have competence in English language and we normally require grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification. The most common English Language requirements for international students is IELTS 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in all 4 components).

Course modules

Modules include: Exercise prescription and management in special populations; clinical sciences for special populations; work placement; research methods; dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hendon Campus Barnet NW4 4BT South East

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