Planit


Sport and Physical Activity

University of Strathclyde

Content

Year 1:
You learn about the culture and context of sport and physical activity, physiology and biomechanics, sport and physical activity psychology.

Year 2:
Classes cover coaching practice and sport development, physiology of aerobic exercise and physical activity for health, fitness and wellbeing.

Year 3:
50-hour work placement and research project, choice of optional classes such as nutrition for health and exercise, biomechanics of human movement, physical education in schools and topics in sport and exercise psychology.

Year 4:
Dissertation, practical project option and optional classes as in Year 3.

Entry Requirements

2023 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at AAAB (first sitting) or 5 Highers at AAABB (two sittings) including English and Maths or a science subject plus National 5 Maths (if not held at Higher) or Applications of Maths.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at ABBB or AABC including English and Maths or a science subject at B plus National 5 Maths (if not held at Higher) or Applications of Maths.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

CX63

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Department

Psychological Sciences and Health

SCQF Level

10