University of Law Featured Masters Courses
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh Featured Masters Courses
University of Reading Featured Masters Courses

Sport and Exercise Psychology (2 years part-time) (MSc)

Northumbria University Psychology

Part time September MSc 2 years part-time

About the course

How do athletes overcome setbacks? What is the best way for a coach to develop a great team dynamic? How do referees and officials deal with criticism? This British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited master's degree will give you all of the theoretical and practical information, that you need to pursue a career path in sport and exercise psychology.

Sport and exercise psychologists seek to understand the ways in which thoughts and emotions can affect performance and exercise participation. They use this knowledge to provide psychological skills support, increase motivation and develop self-belief at all levels. Whether that’s encouraging the public to adopt a more active lifestyle or improving the performance of elite competitors.

Our Sport and Exercise MSc will

Read more about this course

Entry Requirements

A minimum of a 2:2 honours degree in a relevant subject that provides the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) with the British Psychological Society (BPS).

If you have studied a non UK qualification, you can see how your qualifications compare to the standard entry criteria, by selecting the country that you received the qualification in, from our country pages. Visit https://www.

Course Content

Where is Northumbria University

Search Suggestions

Search Suggestions

Based on your current searches we recommend the following search filters.