If you have a passion to lead others in the sports, health and fitness industry, then this is the course for you.
The first thing you’ll notice about this course is that you will have the opportunity to focus on your career aspiration via the work based learning module and specialist module options on offer.
This final year Level 6 programme focuses on the practical application of theoretical constructs in an industry relevant manner, with the vision to enhance both employability and entrepreneurial acumen.
It aims to deliver a broader understanding of the scientific underpinnings of public health, sport performance, development and education. This innovative approach will better prepare you for the demands of a continually evolving sport and health related industry in a sustainable manner.
Assessment is through an honours research project, written assignments, presentations, practical placement and theoretical exams.
You will be assessed working on real-life projects from November - May, such as teaching physical education in local primary and secondary schools or developing sport, health and physical activity in the wider community. You may also carry out fitness testing on athletes from local sports clubs. This will allow you to gain essential working hours in a career aspiration of your choice to support your next steps after the program.
What You Will Learn
The honours dissertation will give you the opportunity to research and measure a topic that interests you in sport, health and exercise science.
You have two module options to pick from the following four topics (Exercise Physiology, Psychology, Nutrition and Sport Coaching).
The module options will help you to specialise in key industry topics helping to support your professional develop in sport, health & exercise science.
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