Above is an ex-student talking about his journey into becoming the Under-21s Heavyweight Boxing Champion.
A Sports Science degree will cover a variety of modules going into the physiological, biomechanical and psychological influences on human performance during the preparation for, and participation in, sport and exercise.
Students considering applying for an undergraduate degree in Sports Science would be advised to select one or more courses from the following:
Sports Science graduates can expect to have a whole range of career pathways open to them including: sport coach, PE teacher, health advisor, local government sports development officer, exercise physiologist, personal trainer and strength and conditioning coach.
Universities also look for a range of elements within an application to study such as:
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