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Sport and Exercise Medical Sciences BSc (Hons)

UCL (University College London)

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UCAS CODE: BC16

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Sport and Exercise Medical Sciences is a novel degree program that bridges traditional sports science degrees and the newest medical specialty of Sport and Exercise Medicine (SEM).** The programme aims to give students a significant medical orientation to sports and exercise scientific principles, including: - A comprehensive understanding of the medical sciences pertaining to human body systems in health and disease - Skills in evidence-based exercise prescription for patients in the prevention and management of chronic diseases to improve the health of the nation- An understanding of common sports and exercise-related injuries, their scientific basis, clinical assessment, prevention and management - Fundamental applied research skills **Degree Summary**The course is designed to provide an in-depth understanding of the science, evidence and key principles underpinning sport, exercise and physical activity for health, as well as possible risks such as injuries. The course teaches all relevant anatomy and physiology relating to the human body systems, how the systems respond to cardiorespiratory and muscle training, and how to prescribe appropriate physical activity for disease, health and high performance sport. Students will develop clinical assessment skills for exercise prescription, as well as basic injury assessment and management principles. All students will gain a practical application of research skills, methodology, and medical statistics.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 26,490per year

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University information

UCL (University College London)

  • University League Table

    10th

  • Campus address

    UCL (University College London), Gower Street, London, Camden, WC1E 6BT, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    11th out of 35 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 239
    196 81%

    10th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    99 99%

    21st

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.83 77%

    27th

    2

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