Teesside University

Teesside University

Strength and Conditioning

This course provides opportunities to develop knowledge and understanding of the principles and theories of strength and conditioning and their application to vocational and sporting practice; opportunities are provided to study a wide range of research findings, theories and methodologies across the field of strength and conditioning; students develop a critical awareness of how to apply theories and methodologies in appropriate ways in the development of strength and conditioning; students develop an awareness of ethical issues as they relate to the field and develop research skills and professional competencies; students develop the necessary comprehensive and critical understanding of techniques or methodologies appropriate to research and advanced scholarship by learning through practical workshops, laboratories, tutorials, seminars, experiential learning and student-led research projects.

Entry requirements

A relevant Honours degree, 2nd Class or above, or substantial previous practical experience.

Course modules

Modules include: Biomechanics and anatomy of movement in sport; sport and exercise physiology; strength and conditioning (theory, practice and personal development); sport and exercise research project; understanding research in sport and exercise science.

Assessment methods

These include examinations, essays, critical review, presentation, scientific report writing, athlete reports, e-portfolio, proposal, report, student-led projects and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,590 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 4,590 per Whole course (EU fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,950 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 4,590 per Whole course (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 4,590 per Whole course (EU fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 10,950 per Whole course (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Teesside University Middlesbrough TS1 3BA North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Administrator, School of Social Sciences and Law
Telephone number: 
01642 384491