University of Chichester
Sport and Exercise Biomechanics
This programme of study is designed for graduates seeking to develop specialist knowledge in sport and exercise biomechanics and provides students with an opportunity to study at a postgraduate level to fulfill the initial requirements for the British association of sport and exercise science (BASES) accreditation; this develops their knowledge of the sport and exercise sciences and increases their skills in applying such knowledge in both sporting and exercise populations; all students are required to complete 4 modules in their chosen pathway plus the 2 modules in research methods and statistics and either a research dissertation or a supervised experience portfolio.
Honours degree (2.1) in a related area (e.g. sport science, sport studies, human movement science) with a high proportion of study related to biomechanics.
Modules may include: Applied techniques in sport and exercise biomechanics; biomechanical instrumentation and measurement; ergonomics in sport and exercise; the research methods and statistics 1; the research methods and statistics 2; the supervised experience portfolio; tissue mechanics and assistive devices; independent project; in addition, all students have the option of substituting 1 module for an independent study module.
Assessment is based on assignments and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,510 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bishop Otter Campus||Chichester||PO19 6PE||South East|