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About

On this Clinical Exercise Science course at University of Portsmouth, you'll learn to tackle poor dietary habits, high-stress, and sedentary living, through personalised exercise training. You'll apply your knowledge to help people with long-term conditions, like cardiovascular disease, diabetes and cancer.

With professional qualifications, skills and experience, you'll be set for a career providing fitness and exercise training in clinical settings.

What you will experience?

On this course, you'll:

  • Work in clinical settings and our specialist sport and exercise science laboratories
  • Develop your field skills, and learn how to devise personalised exercise training for people with different medical conditions
  • Learn to communicate with clients in a professional and approachable way
  • Work with clinicians, providing exercise in the management of long-term conditions

Career

When you graduate, you'll have the skills needed for a successful career in:

  • cardiac rehabilitation
  • pulmonary rehabilitation
  • exercise after cancer
  • exercise after stroke
  • exercise for falls prevention

You can also pursue a career as an exercise physiologist in multi-disciplinary teams, exercise entrepreneur or exercise service manager.

Accreditation

This course provides entry to the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) endorsed by PD:Approval.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Exercise for Cardiac Rehabilitation 
  • Exercise for Chronic Respiratory Diseases 
  • Exercise and Cancer Care 
  • Exercise and Fitness after Stroke 
  • Exercise for Falls Prevention
  • Paediatric Exercise Science and Medicine 

            Detailed Programme Facts

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            • Programme intensity

              You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

              Full-time
              • Full-time duration 12 months
              Part-time
              • Average part-time duration 24 months
            • Languages
              • English
            • Delivery mode
              On Campus
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            English Language Requirements

            You need the following IELTS score:

            • Minimum required score:

              7

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            Academic Requirements

            • A minimum of a 2:1 honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject.
            • Applicants are subject to interview.
            • All offers are subject to Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) clearance and Occupational Health clearance.
            • In addition, you're required to have completed, or be in the process of acquiring, an industry-approved exercise referral qualification, such as the University of Portsmouth's Exercise Referral Course, which can be provided prior to commencing the course. Professional experience and other qualifications may be taken into consideration if you do not meet this requirement.
            • English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 7.0 with no component score below 6.5.

            Tuition Fee

            • International

              13200 GBP/year
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 13200 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
            • EU/EEA

              7700 GBP/year
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 7700 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
            We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

            UK/EU/Channel Islands and Isle of Man students 

            • Part time: £3,850

            International students 

            • Part time: £6,600

            Living costs for Portsmouth

            • 710 - 1100 GBP/month
              Living Costs

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