Planit


Physiology and Sports Science

University of Glasgow

Venues

Gilmorehill Campus

Content

Year 1: In your first year you will be given a general introduction to all aspects of modern biology and encouraged to acquire general scientific skills.

You will also study two other subjects in year 1 according to your interests: see Degrees in Arts, Science and Social Sciences.

Year 2: In second year, you will be introduced to the study of human physiology, human anatomy, pharmacology and neuroscience. You will also be able to choose from a wide range of other courses.

You will also study one or two other subjects in year 2 according to your interests: see Degrees in Arts, Science and Social Sciences.

Years 3 and 4: If you progress to Honours (years three and four) you will be able to take courses which integrate the physiology, psychology and biomechanics of sport with statistics, the study of elite performance, adaptations to exercise, causes and management of injury, and the interactions of diet, physical activity and genetics on public health.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements

Standard entry: 4 or 5 Highers at AAAA or AAABB (first sitting) or 6 Highers at AAAAAB (two sittings with a min ABBB after S5) including 2 science subjects including one from Biology, Chemistry or Human Biology.

Widening access entry: 4 or 5 Highers at AABB or ABBBB including 2 science subjects including one from Biology, Chemistry or Human Biology. May be considered for entry with BBBB. Completion of pre-entry programme is necessary.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

BC16

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences

Department

Life Sciences

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.gla.ac.uk