Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Sport Science

This course aims to enable students to stand out in the competitive sports related career field by developing a specific area of expertise within sport science such as performance analysis, sports nutrition, leisure management, exercise physiology and psychology, biomechanics. Placements and work experience opportunities are available throughout your period of study to gain more industry experience.

Entry requirements

Master of Research - MRes: A UK Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or equivalent in a relevant sport science discipline including psychology, biology or biochemistry. Applicants with appropriate experience or other relevant qualifications may also be considered. International students need IELTS 6.5 (with minimum of 5.5 in reading, listening, speaking and writing) however other English language qualifications may be taken into consideration.

Course modules

Core modules: Sport Science Research Methods; Sport Science in Action; Sport Research Project. Optional modules: Current Issues in Sport and Exercise Psychology; Exercise Physiology; Performance Analysis; Biomechanics of Optimal Performance; Current Topics in Performance Nutrition.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes oral presentations, assignments, poster presentations, journal articles and an interview.

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Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2019 7,000 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2019 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Part-time September 2019 7,000 per Whole course (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Clifton Campus NG11 8NS East Midlands

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