Sport and Exercise Science

Drawing on the three parent disciplines of biomechanics, physiology and psychology to understand how humans function in sport, physical activity and health settings.

  • The study of three parent disciplines of biomechanics, physiology and psychology, combined with application to sports performance and exercise participation ensures that you develop a wide-ranging skill set in preparation for a variety of careers.
  • Flexibility in our curriculum which covers contemporary issues within the fields of sport, exercise and physical activity
  • Benefit from close links with sport and exercise organisations and companies, which results in great placement and study abroad opportunities.
  • Opportunity to extend your knowledge to master’s level by studying our innovative MSci (we were the first university in England and Wales to offer an MSci in Sport and Exercise Science).

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