St Mary's University, Twickenham

St Mary's University, Twickenham

Applied Sport Psychology

The programme is aimed at those wishing to develop a career in the area of sport psychology or wish to enhance their understanding and develop their skills in this area. It has a discipline-focussed curriculum, looking closely at developing knowledge and applied skills that are critical to practitioners. Motor skills are an integral element of the programme, allowing students to enhance their ability to work closely with both performers and coaches.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 or above undergraduate degree in sport science, sport and exercise psychology or related discipline. In exceptional circumstances applications may be accepted from those without such a qualification if they demonstrate an aptitude for this kind of study. Interviews will be conducted for all appropriate applicants.

Course modules

Modules include: professional and counselling skills; psychological skills 1 (theory and application); research methods; psychological skills 2 (theory and application); applied motor skills; social psychology of sport: interpersonal and group processes; research project.

Assessment methods

All modules are assessed by a variety of both written and oral forms of assessment.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,530 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,530 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,530 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,530 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
St Mary's University, Twickenham Richmond upon Thames TW1 4SX South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone number: 
020 8240 4027