Main campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Year 1 - Cert HE:
Preparing for work-based and placement learning; Human structure and function; Professional skills for sport and fitness; Mechanics of human movement; Principles of sport and exercise psychology.
You will choose one option module which may include: Practical exercise instruction; Introduction to sports coaching and leadership.
Year 2 - DipHE
Introduction to research methods; Sport and exercise physiology; Nutrition for performance and health; Movement analysis.
Optional modules: Physical activity and health; Applied coaching and leadership; Work placement 1 – team working and communication; Principles of sport and exercise psychology.
Year 3 - BSc
Research methods (sport); Design, manage and evaluate human fitness and physical performance; The professional practitioner – ethics, policy and practice; Exercise and lifestyle analysis and adherence.
Optional modules: Sports nutrition and dietary considerations; Sport and exercise: applied psychology; Sports and exercise science, a critical analysis; Strength and conditioning.
Year 4 - BSc (Hons)
Advanced applications of coaching and instruction; Delivering physical activities and sport; development programmes.
Optional modules: Sport and exercise rehabilitation; Promoting health through sport, fitness and physical activity; Physical activity for all; Sports policy, planning and management; Legal issues in sport and fitness; Sports and exercise psychology; Dissertation.
3 Highers at BBC or above. Relevant HNC may give you entry to year 2. You will be required to attend an interview.
You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.