University of Portsmouth
Sport, Exercise and Health Science
A Master's degree in an appropriate subject and a suitable workplace environment to support the professional research and development project. Applicants are subject to interview. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 7.0 with no component score below 6.5.
Part 1: This is the taught component of the programme, which equip students with the skills they need in preparation for Part 2. Part 1 consists of 4 units: professional review and development; advanced research techniques; publication and dissemination; proposal for professional research and development. Part 2: this is the research and professional development component. It comprises 1 or 2 pieces of practice-based research, linked with a commentary demonstrating the relevance of the research to both practice and the practitioner. The nature of this study may include pure basic research or applied research related, for example, to a management or educational setting. This should normally take between 24 and 48 months to complete. Attendance for Part 2 will only be required for tutorials, seminars and oral presentations.
Assessment will be by a thesis, an oral presentation and a viva voce examination.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Professional doctorate||Part-time||October 2017||-||6 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Portsmouth||PO1 2UP||South East|
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