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MSci Sport and Exercise Science MSci (Hons)

Buckinghamshire New University

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UCAS CODE: C606

Course options

  • Qualification

    Master in Science (with Honours) – MSci (Hon)

  • Location

    Buckinghamshire New University

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    18-SEP-23

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**Why study this subject?**On this course, you’ll learn in state-of-the-art facilities, develop a critical understanding of the principles underpinning sport and exercise science and learn how to analyse and evaluate performance needs. You’ll design and deliver training interventions with the goal of improving health and wellbeing, optimise performance and minimise the risk of injury. You’ll leave us being confident in working with people at all levels of ability, from recreational exerciser to elite athlete.This course has been endorsed by the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES), the professional body for sport and exercise sciences in the UK. Graduating with an accredited degree provides you with a competitive advantage that is recognised nationally and internationally. Upon completion of this course not only will you graduate with a Master’s level qualification, but you’ll also have plenty of work-based experience which is crucial for the highly-competitive nature of this industry.**Why study at Buckinghamshire New University?**Our teaching staff are actively engaged in professional practice meaning we’re constantly strengthening relationships with high-performance sports organisations who provide our students with even more opportunity to learn.We’re currently linked with Watford FC, Wycombe Wanderers, Reading Ladies WSL and academy teams, Amateur Swimming Association, British Rowing, GB para-athletes and many community level sports clubs, athletes and local schools.Not only is our MSci Sport and Exercise Science course endorsed by the British Association of Sport & Exercise Science, but as a student with us you’ll also have the opportunity to sit the CIMPSA accredited gym instructor and exercise referral qualifications.The impressive relationships we have with accrediting bodies and local and national organisations means you’ll be set-up perfectly to apply for jobs within gyms, leisure facilities and health clubs both to support you whilst you study with us and once you’ve graduated.**What facilities can I use?**During your degree, you’ll spend a considerable amount of time using our Human Performance, Exercise and Wellbeing Centre which has an indoor three-lane running track that incorporates 3D motion-capture technology. This facility helps to enhance athletes’ performance through improved technique, and also assists with injury prevention and rehabilitation.The Human Performance laboratory is also equipped for assessing a range of physiological, biomechanical and psychological parameters. You’ll have the opportunity to use our state-of-the-art observation lab to engage in the measurement of psycho-physiological responses using Biopac©. You’ll be able to measure the activity of the cardiovascular system, brain, autonomic nervous system and more. You’ll also have access to Tobii eye tracking equipment and HTC Vive, a virtual reality software, meaning you can push the boundaries and get creative with your research ideas!**What will I study?**In this programme, you’ll focus on learning the key areas of sport and exercise science, covering areas like health physiology, biomechanics, sport nutrition performance analysis, human anatomy and data analysis. You’ll spend part of the time applying the skills you’ve developed in professional practice, by providing sport and exercise science support to athletes. You’ll learn how to work in an interdisciplinary team, developing the skills to grasp information provided from support members from all sub-disciplines to optimise athletic performance.Our MSci Sport and Exercise Science degree combines underlying scientific principles and highly practical skills from the sport science disciplines. We combine principles from classic disciplines like physiology, biomechani

Application deadline

25 January

Tuition fees

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£ 14,250per year

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University information

Buckinghamshire New University

  • University League Table

    107th

  • Campus address

    Buckinghamshire New University, Queen Alexandra Road, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 2JZ, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    20th out of 86 11

  • Entry standards

    / Max 203
    117 56%

    64th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    77.0 77%

    6th

    5
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.18 84%

    8th

    6

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