University of Worcester

University of Worcester

Socio-cultural Studies of Sports and Exercise

Students study the impact of sport and exercise on society and their effects on everyday life and people's perception of society and themselves.

Entry requirements

Applicants are expected to have a 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent award in an appropriate discipline or have appropriate research or professional experience which has resulted in appropriate evidence of achievement. For example experience in a research environment such as private research and development or public research laboratories. International applicants will also be required to demonstrate that they have the appropriate level of written and spoken English (normally IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum score of 6 in written English). Entry qualifications for international students are guided by the National Academic Recognition Information Centre's (NARIC) advice on international qualifications.

Course modules

Processes and skills, management and methods; research methods in sports and exercise; research thesis preparation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Wales) 4 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (EU) 4 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (England) 4 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 580 per Credit (Scotland) 4 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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01905 855111