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Sport and Exercise Psychology

Postgraduate Certificate
18 months
Duration
13000 GBP/year
5950 GBP/year
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On this Sport and Exercise Psychology at Leeds Beckett University you will develop an in-depth understanding of psychology and will adopt a critical approach to its application within sport and exercise settings.

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Overview

Through your core modules, you will evaluate psychological theories and examine issues such as self-determination, psychological resilience and the effects of exercise on mood.

Using a systematic, evidence-informed and ethical approach to your work, you will also analyse biological, cultural and environmental factors that can influence sport performance and physical activity.

To further support your professional development, you could apply your expertise and develop your practical skills working under supervision with a variety of client groups, including elite and recreational athletes, teams, coaches and sedentary individuals.

A member of our experienced course team will be on hand to support you throughout your learning journey, offering personalised advice to aid your professional development and help you realise your career aspirations.

Career

Following successful completion of this Sport and Exercise Psychology at Leeds Beckett University , you will be well placed to undertake further studies which will enable you to use the protected professional titles of Sport & Exercise Psychologist, Registered Psychologist or Practitioner Psychologist. 

If you are already working in the field of sport and exercise psychology, this qualification will enhance your expertise and career prospects in your specialist area.

  • Sport and Exercise Scientist
  • Performance Lifestyle Adviser
  • Lecturer/Researcher in Higher Education
  • Exercise Intervention Facilitator

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary Issues in Sport Psychology
  • Psychology of Exercise & Health
  • Learning & Development in Sport & Exercise

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should either have a second class honours degree in the cognate subjects of Sport & Exercise Science, Physical Sciences, Physical Activity, Health Sciences, Psychology, Physiotherapy, Sports Therapy, Sports Coaching, Physical Education or Medicine, a second class honours degree in a non-cognate subject supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject applied for, or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. 
  • All applications should be supported by a reference, either academic or professional

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13000 GBP per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5950 GBP per year and a duration of 18 months.

 

Funding

 

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