University of Worcester

University of Worcester

Applied Sports Science

This course takes an interdisciplinary approach to the scientific study of sporting performance; delivered via distance learning and intensive study weeks, students also complete an advanced independent study; modules are designed to develop understanding of the factors determining sporting performance, methods of assessing an athletes abilities to meet these demands, and the design of interventions to improve performance.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 classification in a sport-related degree; students who hold a sport-related degree classification 2.2 or below, or a non-sport related degree are considered on a case-by-case basis. All applicants will be interviewed.

Course modules

Assessing human performance; enhancing human performance; limits to human performance; research methods; dissertation; professional practice.

Assessment methods

This course is delivered via distance learning and intensive study weeks, students also complete an advanced independent study.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (EU) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (England) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

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

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Key information

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Postgraduate Admissions
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01905 855111