Sport-related studies

Undergraduate courses starting in 2018

The study of sport and physical activity explores their impact upon modern society and how the body works and responds to exercise during sport.

Modern sport is a field that continues to evolve from an academic, coaching, teaching and performance perspective.

The study of sport incorporates many other academic studies. This includes physiology, psychology, anatomy, engineering, chemistry, politics, management, education, sociology and cultural studies.

Our courses are flexible to cover current issues within the fields of sport, exercise, leisure and physical activity.



The awards, accolades and league table rankings for this subject.

Photo of Annaleise Depper posing.
‘The academics enthusiastically approach the course content in an innovative and engaging way. You study topics that are relevant to sport in contemporary society and tailored to your personal interests.’
Annaleise Depper BA Sport and Social Sciences graduate (now BSc Sport Management and Coaching) (2015)