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Applied Sport Science

University of Edinburgh

Venues

Central Campus

Content

Year 1:
You will study the effects of sport and exercise on the body and the significance of sport in society. Courses include all the key sport science disciplines along with research methods and information skills. In addition you select optional courses from across the University.

Year 2:
As year 1

Year 3:
You will start to specialise and can choose courses such as Sports Nutrition, Sports Development, Coaching Children and Exercise, Fitness and Health.

Year 4:
You will study two of the four core sport science disciplines along with two other options including Environmental Physiology, Sport and Exercise Medicine and Exercise Prescription for Rehabilitation. You will also complete an honours dissertation.

Entry Requirements

2021 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at ABBB (minimum) but typically AAAB (first sitting) or 4/5 Highers at AABB/ABBBB (minimum) but typically AAAA by end of S6 including an approved science subject plus English at National 5 at C.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at ABBB (by end of S6) including an approved science subject plus English at National 5 at C. Highers at BBB must be achieved in one sitting S4-S6.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

C610

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Department

Moray House School of Education

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.ed.ac.uk