Masters | Postgraduate Course - Biomechanics MRes Course Details within Nottingham Trent University

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Home/EU: Full-time £6,500, Part-time £2,200 year one,£4,300 year two; International: £12,900
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September
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Biomechanics MRes

Study Details

MRes One year full-time

This course develops your expertise primarily within the area of biomechanics. You will develop a range of practical and empirical skills that are transferable across industry, sport and health sectors.

What do you study?

The focus is on developing research expertise, with a project conducted over the entire year of study. The aim is to develop and submit work of publishable quality. Current practical, technical and research skills are embedded in the course to reflect the needs of sport-related careers and industry but it is also a great stepping stone to a PhD.

You'll learn a strong complement of applied and research skills, balanced with how to communicate key information to relevant sport industry partners.

Module details

  • Sport Science Research Methods
  • Sport Science in Action
  • Sport Research Project
  • Biomechanics of Optimal Performance

Entry Requirements

UK

  • A 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.

International

  • A 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.

Programme Assessment

Assessment includes:

•oral presentations
•poster presentations
•journal articles
•an interview.

Student Destinations

Graduates of the MRes have pursued careers in sports injury and rehabilitation, biomechanics, physiology and research. Employers have included Manchester United FC, Northumbria University, Institute of Youth Sport, Kings College and English Institute of Sport.

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