MRes Exercise Physiology

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    MRes One year full-time, two years part-time

Course Description

Develop your expertise primarily within the area of sport and exercise physiology.

Current practical, technical and research skills are embedded in the course to reflect the needs of sport-related careers and industries. You will develop various practical and empirical skills transferable across industry, sport and health sectors. Your focus will be on developing research expertise for a project conducted over the entire year of study that you will submit and publish.

You’ll learn a strong complement of applied and research skills, balanced with how to communicate key information to relevant sport industry partners. Skills needed if you want to work in industry or to go gain a PhD.

Entry Requirements

  • UK honours degree (minimum 2.1) in a sport science related subject, including biology and biochemistry.
  • Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered.

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Programme Funding

You might be able to get a scholarship to help fund your studies. We award scholarships to those students who can demonstrate excellent achievement, passion and dedication to their studies.

Student Destinations

Graduates of the Exercise Physiology Masters have pursued careers in sports marketing and management, sports injury and rehabilitation and sport psychology research. Employers have included Manchester United FC, Northumbria University, the Institute of Youth Sport, Kings College and the English Institute of Sport.

This degree can provide a platform for students considering a PhD and want to gain further experience and relevant qualifications before committing to a research degree.

Module Details

  • Sport Science Research Methods  (15 cp)
  • Employability in Sport Science (15 cp)
  • MRes Sport Research Project (120 cp)
  • Exercise Physiology (30 cp)

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