MSc Applied Sport And Exercise Physiology

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Fees and Funding

Here's the fees and funding information for each year of this course

Overview

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

MODULES

  • Core Modules
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    Sport and Exercise Work-Based Learning (Mental Wealth)

    The work placement module will enable you to develop your employability and technical skills within the sports industry. Due to our industry links and array of partnerships, our dedicated placements team will be on hand to help support and find a placement relevant to your career ambitions.

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    Applying Research Skills

    This module provides you with the tools and techniques required to complete your final research project. You will be taught relevant research methodologies and statistical analyses that will help you understand what is required to complete a masters level dissertation.

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    Sport Research Project

    The final research project gives you the opportunity to pursue a particular topic that is of interest to you. You will be assigned an academic advisor that will help support you along the process, and you will complete a comprehensive investigation surrounding a topic within the Sports Analytics field. This will give you the opportunity to show the knowledge and expertise that have been gained throughout the course.

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    The Theory of Applied Sport and Exercise Physiology

    This module will provide you with a detailed understanding of the core scientific concepts and topics that underpin applied sport and exercise physiology. You will develop advanced theoretical knowledge of how physiological systems respond to exercise and training, including how to monitor and prescribe training thresholds, understand the impact of extreme environments, and interpret the role of exercise in disease prevention. As part of this module, you will develop the skills required to critically evaluate primary literature and make your own informed, evidence-based conclusions, whilst learning the fundamentals of writing academic manuscripts.

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    The Advanced Practice of Applied Sport and Exercise Physiology

    This module will provide you with the practical skills needed to work in a range of applied sport and exercise physiology settings. You will expand on the skills acquired at undergraduate level by developing your competencies with conducting a range of physiological tests to assess health and performance, including assessments of maximal oxygen uptake and lactate thresholds. You will learn how to collect high quality data, and deliver concise, timely feedback to clients to help them make informed decisions.

HOW YOU'LL LEARN

HOW YOU'LL BE ASSESSED

CAMPUS and FACILITIES

Docklands Campus

Docklands Campus, Docklands Campus, London, E16 2RD

WHO TEACHES THIS COURSE

The teaching team includes qualified academics, practitioners and industry experts as guest speakers. Full details of the academics will be provided in the student handbook and module guides.

YOUR FUTURE CAREER