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Full time & Part time September, January MSc 1 year full time, 2 years part-time
Biological Sciences (4)

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Unleash your potential with the Clinical Exercise Physiology MSc programme. Gain the skills to transform lives through tailored fitness programmes for individuals with chronic health conditions. This comprehensive course offers a range of study options, including MSc, PgDip, and PgCert, allowing you to specialise at your own pace. Dive into modules like Exercise for Cardiac Rehabilitation and Exercise for Falls Prevention, equipping you to work in clinical settings and cutting-edge exercise science labs. Develop personalised training plans for conditions such as cardiovascular disease and cancer, preparing you for a rewarding career as a Clinical Exercise Specialist. With a minimum second-class honours degree in a relevant field, or equivalent professional experience, you can embark on this transformative journey. Join a dynamic learning environment that emphasises practical workshops, placements, and vocational training assessments. Elevate your career prospects and make a difference in the lives of others with this esteemed qualification.

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Patients with long-term health conditions can improve their quality of life through safe and effective activity and fitness programmes. Our Clinical Exercise degree course, offered as an MSc, PgDip and PgCert, will teach you the skills required to create these sort of programmes, and prepare you for a career as a Clinical Exercise Specialist.

On this course, you'll learn to tackle poor dietary habits, high-stress, and sedentary living, through personalised exercise training. You'll apply your knowledge to help people with long-term conditions, like cardiovascular disease, diabetes and cancer.

With skills and experience, you'll be set for a career providing fitness and exercise training in clinical settings.

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Entry Requirements

A minimum of a second-class honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject. Professional experience and other qualifications may be taken into consideration for applicants not meeting this requirement. All offers are subject to Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) clearance and Occupational Health clearance.

English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.5.

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