Sport and Exercise Science BSc (Hons)

Manchester Metropolitan University

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    23 (Sports Science)
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Course Summary

Whether your ambition is to help an athlete smash world records, or improve the quality of life for recovering patients, we can give you the tools to achieve it. Our Sport and Exercise Science degree covers a broad spectrum of themes across sport and health. You’ll build an understanding of the key disciplines of biomechanics, physiology and psychology, and then have the flexibility to develop specialist skills and knowledge according to your strengths and interests.Study Sport and Exercise Science at Manchester Met and you’ll have the support of our team, which includes accredited Sport Scientists and experts who work with business, the NHS, government and international athletes. With our network of local sports organisations and health providers, you’ll have plenty of great opportunities to apply your knowledge and secure work placements.**FEATURES AND BENEFITS:**- We are investing heavily in sports facilities in Manchester at our John Dalton building, Platt Lane Sports Complex and Sugden Sports Centre.- Manchester Metropolitan University has been ranked number one in the UK for student experience for sport science in the 2019 Times Higher Education Subject Rankings.- You can opt to spend your third year getting a taste of professional life in a sports or health organisation with the four-year sandwich route.- Our Sport and Exercise Science course is endorsed by the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences.- Our academics feed cutting-edge knowledge into the course – whether it’s from their research or their work with Olympic and Paralympic medal winning athletes.- Take advantage of our partnerships, which include Manchester City Football Club, Manchester City Women’s Football Club, City in the Community, and the Manchester Giants basketball team.- We’re well known in the subject – we provide scientific support to businesses and government, and we’re the lead partner in a sport-related SOCRATES European exchange network.

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Manchester Metropolitan University is one of the largest universities in the UK with a community of over 38,000 students. It balances a rich and proud heritage with a modern and ambitious approach, striving to disseminate knowledge and make higher education accessible to those with passion and potential.


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