University of Worcester

University of Worcester

Sport and Exercise Sciences

Research supervision available; current areas of research include: applied sport and exercise psychology; exercise as an anxiolytic or modulator in depression and stress; psychological aspects of injury rehabilitation; cycling biomechanics and bike fitting; repeatability and variability of motion capture and gait analysis; electromyography and interdisciplinary elements of pacing; learning through sport; education and excellence in sport; performance analysis; children in sport; physical education; perception and action; motor control; effect of observation on action; movement volition; sport and exercise physiology; globalization; labour migration; the Olympic movement; sociology of the body and social theories; interdisciplinary investigation of sport performance; physical activity and exercise for health; childhood obesity and adipose tissue distribution; integrative exercise physiology; pacing in sport; acid-base and sport performance; interdisciplinary analysis of pacing in sport; emotions and affect in sports performance, psychological factors associated with sports performance.

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent award in an appropriate discipline or appropriate research or professional experience at postgraduate level which has resulted in published work, written reports or other appropriate evidence of achievement.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Part-time GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Riverside Centre Worcester WR2 5JN West Midlands

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