This course is aimed at sport and exercise sciences graduates who wish to further their studies in sport and exercise psychology. It is excellent preparation for higher research qualifications (e.g., PhD) or practitioner training for becoming an accredited sport and exercise scientist through BASES.
(15 credits unless stated):
Research Methods and Data Analysis (45 credits) Research and Application in the Psychology of Sports Performance Social Processes in Sport and Exercise Psychological Skills for Practitioners Physical Activity and Health Dissertation (60 credits)
Performance Lifestyle OR Individual Differences in Sport and Exercise OR Professional Development
*Outstanding Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey (NSS equivalent) ratings *2014: 100% of student respondents would recommend the course to another prospective student *Engaging course team with a wealth of teaching, practitioner and research experience *Commended for the range of facilities underpinning the programme *Commended for the knowledge base, research expertise and applied experience of the programme team *Commended for the range of pedagogies and approaches to learning and teaching *Commended for the approachability and supportive nature of the programme team (Formal commendations from BPS re-accreditation report, 2013)