BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science (Progression) for the Armed Forces (Part-time).

    Course Overview

    Duration: 18 months part-time
  • This part-time BSc (Hons) in Sport and Exercise Science for the Armed Forces gives students with an appropriate FdSc and armed forces PTs a consolidating qualification for their formal academic and professional responsibilities in the sport andexercise science environment. The degree has been designed to help learners develop a critical understanding of the concepts, theories and principles of sport and exercise science whilst ensuring technical proficiency in an array of practical and analysis techniques. Students will learn in our world class BASES accredited sport science lab.

    Modules are delivered through a blended learning approach i.e. taught lectures, lab practicals, conditioning practicals and e-learning. The course is delivered by academically qualified staff, and UKSCA, NSCA and BASES accredited practitioners and is enriched by guest speakers from professional organisations. Students can access excellent strength and conditioning and sport science facilities within the sports centre and link with other members of the sport and health department, including sport therapists and health scientists.

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1st Year
  • Strength & conditioning independent study
  • Advanced sport and exercise physiology
  • Applied sport psychology
  • Performance and technique analysis
  • Honours project

Entry Requirements & Fees

Career Opportunities

This degree enables you to further your career within the Armed Forces or enables a move into the Education and Sport sectors.

Course Leader

This course is led by Caroline Westwood, an accredited strength and conditioning coach (UKSCA and NSCA). She is supported by David Ward, an ex-Royal Navy Commander specialising in Physical Training, Leadership and Management and Maritime Operations, For all initial enquiries please contact David on 01752 636883