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About

This exciting and applied Strength and Conditioning course from University of Wolverhampton will develop your scientific knowledge and skills in delivering strength and conditioning (S&C) training methods within a range of contexts. You will build upon prior experiences by developing in-depth knowledge of S&C science and the multi-faceted role of the S&C practitioner.

Overview

The applied and practical nature of the Strength and Conditioning course from University of Wolverhampton will equip you with the skills required to work with athletes and clients of different ages, abilities and demographics in designing and implementing bespoke training programmes to enhance athletic performance and health and wellbeing. 

You will benefit from the insights of experienced S&C coaches and practitioners from related disciplines, and will have opportunities to gain highly sought after applied experience and coaching qualifications alongside the course.

What happens on the course?       

  • The course is delivered by experienced academics and applied practitioners in the fields of sports science and strength and conditioning (S&C), including UK Strength and Conditioning Association (UKSCA) accredited coaches and tutors. The staff bring their internationally rated research expertise into their teaching.
  • Throughout the course you will gain insights from industry based visiting lecturers who are practitioners and coaches in a range of settings, including elite sports teams and governing bodies.
  • Completion of the 7SR009 Practical Strength and Conditioning Techniques module will prepare you to undertake additional qualifications such as British Weightlifting level 2 and 3 awards in instructing weight training, and the UKSCA Level 2 certificate in the foundations of strength and conditioning (Trainer) qualification.
  • Continued Professional Development opportunities are embedded in the course; these include activities such as in-house workshops, seminars and taster sessions with organisations such as the UKSCA, the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES), the International Society for the Advancement of Kinanthropometry (ISAK), or sports technology companies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Research Methods
  • Applied Strength and Conditioning Practice
  • Athlete Profiling and Performance Monitoring
  • Dissertation
  • Practical Strength and Conditioning Techniques
  • Science and practice of training programme design

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Direct applications can be made any time prior to the course start date but we will need sufficient time to process it.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You will need a good degree in a related subject (normally 2:1 or above).
  • We will consider applicants who have other qualifications or experience, equivalent to degree level. If you've got other qualifications or relevant experience, please contact The Gateway for further advice before applying.
  • You will need to supply evidence in the personal statement on the application form that demonstrates your suitability for the MSc Strength and Conditioning and your reasons for wanting to study the course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14450 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7995 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7995 GBP per year during 12 months.

Home/EU

  • Part-time: £3998 per year

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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