University of Derby

University of Derby

Applied Sport and Exercise Science

This course allows students to focus their study on a sport and exercise discipline of interest to them. They will be able to tailor their studies accordingly. The course is aligned to The British Association of Sport and Exercise (BASES) to help students pursue accreditation with BASES after they complete the course. Completing this course will prepare students for a varied range of careers, including research, teaching, and health sector work.

Entry requirements

Applicants will usually need either an Honours degree in a related scientific subject (at least 2nd Class) or equivalent experience.

Course modules

Modules include: applied practitioner development; advanced research methods; advanced sport psychology; advanced sport and exercise physiology; independent research.

Assessment methods

Students will complete both summative and formative assessment throughout the course to include written essays, reports and case studies, oral presentations, and viva-voce exams. Students' will be assessed on their practical skills, their application of scientific knowledge to practitioner settings, and their ability to critically evaluate the role and requirements of an applied practitioner.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (EU) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Module (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kedleston Road Campus Derby DE22 1GB East Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
University of Derby Admissions
Telephone number: 
01332 591167