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MScPsychology of Sport and Exercise

University of Chichester United Kingdom, Chichester
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Sport and Exercise Psychology is a one-year full time (with part time routes available) programme of study designed for graduates seeking to develop specialist knowledge in Sport and Exercise Psychology. Within the past decade there has been a marked growth in the career opportunities available for sport and exercise psychologists (eg teaching in further and higher education, English Institute of Sport). With this growth, there has also been an increased need for appropriately qualified and accredited individuals to fill such positions.

Programme structure

All students are required to complete six taught modules, two in research methods and statistics and four five discipline modules and one in research methods and statistics. In addition, students will complete a research dissertation or a supervised experience portfolio.

Modules currently available are:

Social Processes
Enhancing Health and Well-being
Professional Practice in Sport & Exercise Psychology
Motor Control & Learning
Performance Psychology
Independent study
Advanced Research Methods in Sport & Exercise
Research Dissertation
Supervised Experience Portfolio

Career opportunities

Graduates can be found working in a range of sport and health sectors (e.g., teaching in further and higher education and English Institute of Sport, National Governing Bodies, National Health Service and local government). Within Sport (from amateur to elite), sport and exercise scientists provide support and psychological skills training to athletes to help them meet the demands of training and competition.

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Application start
Aug 1, 2017
May 1, 2018 23:59 (GMT)

This is a pre-deadline and we suggest to apply before this date

Primary deadline
Aug 1, 2017 23:59 (GMT)

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States