What will I learn?

Overview

Our Sport and Exercise degree will equip you to launch a career in this exciting field with:

  • in-depth academic knowledge
  • practical skills and experience.

You will gain experience from both laboratory and field work. Our Alpine Fieldwork module allows you to investigate the physical and physiological responses to sustained exercise.

We are one of the UK’s leading sport universities. We have a strong performance history, including producing Olympic medal winners. We have our own in-house Clinical Exercise and Rehabilitation Unit (CLEAR) and Human Performance Unit (HPU). This unit provides excellent hands-on experience and enhances employment prospects.

We maintain close links with local sports clubs, schools and the Oxford Sports Partnership. So there is plenty of scope for a varied range of work experience opportunities.

Assessment

Assessment methods used on this course

We use a wide variety of assessment methods to reflect the knowledge or skills being evaluated.

The majority of modules are assessed by a combination of coursework and examination.

Some modules are assessed by coursework only - very few are assessed entirely by examination.

Career prospects

Our graduates have found employment in a wide variety of jobs. Examples include technical sales (Human Kinetics Publishing), therapeutic childcare (Action for Children), strength and conditioning (Watford Football Club), health promotion and community sports (County Council), clinical perfusionist, clinical exercise physiology in cardiac rehabilitation (NHS) and graduate entry into the forces.

Which department am I in?

Sport, Health Sciences and Social Work

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£14,800.00 (US$ 18,262) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

14 September 2020

Venue

Main Site

Gipsy Lane,

Oxford,

Oxfordshire,

OX3 0BP, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

High School Diploma with minimum of 3.0 GPA plus ONE of the following: Combined SAT score from 1700 (old scale) or 1220 (new scale); 3 Advanced Placement (AP) tests with a score of 3+; ACT average score between 27 and 30. We may also accept a High School Graduation Diploma with GPA 2.5 onto our International Foundation Diploma and integrated 4-year programmes. 6.0 overall with 6.0 in reading and writing, 5.5 in listening and speaking.

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About this uni

Excellent graduate outcomes, with over 95% of Oxford Brookes students in employment or further study within six months of graduating.

  • The UK’s top modern university (QS rankings)
  • GBP 220 million in development from 2015 – 2025
  • 94% of research internationally recognised
  • Based in the famous city of Oxford, one hour from London