of sports science, as well as an introduction to research and laboratory skills. You will gain a scientific understanding of core principles involved in supporting a range of sporting performance.
Renowned for our provision of high-quality teaching, your learning will
include online lectures, seminars and activities, as well as independent study.
Learning will be largely online with 5-7
contact days per year, where you will be required to visit Loughborough College. During
these contact days you will be able to put theory into practice, by utilising our sports science
laboratories and practical facilities, whilst also benfitting from face-to face delivery and support.
Assessments include a range of essays, projects, presentations and reports.
Such diversity will allow you to experience various modes of academic and
professional practice, developing your
abilities and refining your skills in preparation for graduate employment or further study. We have an excellent support system in place, where tutors will work closely with you both remotely and during contact days throughout the duration of your programme. They will support your development and academic progress.
- Fundamentals of Sport & Exercise Psychology
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Professional Skills
- Training Fitness and Testing
- Physical Activity, Lifestyle and Health
- Injury Prevention
- Performance Analysis
- Exercise Physiology
- Strength & Conditioning for Coaching
- Physical Education and School Sport
- Psychology for Performance
- Advanced Nutrition
Following the successful completion of this course, students will be able to
progress on to a Top-Up degree, or gain employment both within professional or
*Students are able to apply to a campus-based top-up degree or into the final year of a campus-based 3 year degree programme. Blended Sport Science top-up is subject to validation.
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