What will I learn?

**Course summary**- Gain knowledge and understanding of how scientific methods can be used in sport, exercise, and health.- Explore a range of sport and exercise science theories and concepts.- Develop important laboratory skills in physiology, psychology and biomechanics.- Have the opportunity to work abroad — with the possibility of Erasmus funding being available for European placements.Work with well-known sporting organisations and examine how the disciplines of scientific research can be used to improve the performance of athletes. You explore how important physical activity and exercise are for a healthy lifestyle in different populations. Performance analysis, strength and conditioning are all areas with growing career opportunities.**How you learn**The course is specifically designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills and attributes required for a professional career within sport or the wider employment sector.**You learn through**- lectures- seminars- tutorials- project supervision- demonstration- practical classes and workshops- workshop or studio time- field trips- external visitsThere are opportunities to study abroad at one of our partner universities with the possibility of funding through the Erasmus programme (subject to the UK’s continued participation in the Erasmus programme following the Brexit transition period).**Applied learningWork placements**You will have the opportunity to arrange a year-long work placement in between your second and third years. This gives you a real-world experience to prepare you for your future career. Previous students have worked as strength and conditioning coaches, applied sports scientists, cardiac rehabilitation assistants, physical activity referral specialists and as a performance analyst for a professional sports team. Many of our students choose to complete their placement aboard at a range of sporting organisations around the world.

Which department am I in?

Sheffield Hallam University

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
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Start date

September 2022

Venue

Main Site

City Campus,

Howard Street,

Sheffield,

S1 1WB, England

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
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Start date

September 2022

Venue

Main Site

City Campus,

Howard Street,

Sheffield,

S1 1WB, England

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About Sheffield Hallam University

At Sheffield Hallam, be taught by people who are experts in their subject and passionate about sharing their knowledge and industry experience.

  • Based in Sheffield - a true student city
  • Work placements for students through a vast network
  • A low cost of living
  • Modern, upgraded facilities across two campuses