Sheffield Hallam University

Sheffield Hallam University

Sport and Exercise Psychology

The course prepares students for a career in sport and exercise psychology. They gain the Stage 1 Qualification in Sport and Exercise Psychology (QSEP) awarded by the British Psychological Society and prepare for the stage 2 qualification required for chartered status. Students learn the practitioner and research skills required for working in sport and exercise psychology, and benefit from supervision and teaching from chartered practising sports and exercise psychologists.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree or higher in a related subject and British Psychological Society (BPS) Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC). International students who have been granted BPS GBC also need an IELTS scores of 6.0 overall, with at least 5.5 in each area.

Course modules

Modules include: research methods: processes and planning; research methods: data analysis; psychology of sport and performance; physical activity and health behaviour; lifespan development perspectives in sport and exercise; applied techniques in sport and exercise psychology; individual differences in sport and exercise psychology; developing professional practice in sport and exercise psychology; project.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include: examinations, portfolio, group and individual presentations, written reports, practical assessments.

Sponsorship information

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,100 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,100 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,100 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,100 per Module (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Collegiate Crescent Campus Sheffield S10 2BP Yorkshire and the Humber

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0114 225 5555