MSc Clinical Exercise Physiology

Two sports science students standing

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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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    Technical Skills for Clinical Exercise Physiology

    This module develops the technical skills required to become a competent and effective clinical exercise physiologist.

    A blend of applied theory and practical workshops will equip you with the knowledge and skills of relevant screening techniques and risk stratification processes, as well as the ability to measure and assess health status and functional capacity for patients.

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    Exercise Prescription in Clinical Populations

    You will gain the knowledge and skills to design, implement and deliver evidence-based exercise interventions for patients with non-communicable diseases. You will also gain experience of selecting, administering and interpreting appropriate exercise tests to inform data driven exercise prescription.

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    Advanced Clinical Exercise Physiology

    This module will further develop knowledge on the pathophysiological processes of non-communicable diseases and their responses to both acute and chronic exercise. You will also develop knowledge of how advancements in assessment tools and research illuminate understanding of exercise physiology.

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    Pathophysiology and Behaviour Change

    The module will develop your knowledge of the interdisciplinary nature of working as a clinical exercise physiologist and its impact on health. You will learn how behavioural, psychosocial, and biomedical science techniques can be integrated to enhance patient outcomes relevant to non-communicable diseases.

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    Clinical Placement

    This module provides you with the experience and knowledge required to work as an effective clinical exercise physiologist. Underpinned by the latest research-led and evidence-based practice, you will gain experience of applying their theoretical knowledge and practical skills to a range of applied clinical settings.

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