Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Sport and Exercise Psychology

Leeds Beckett University

12 months
945 GBP/module
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On this Sport and Exercise Psychology at Leeds Beckett University will help you develop professional and ethical competencies in the research and application of psychology within sport and exercise settings. 

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As part of your course you’ll:

  • Evaluate psychological theories
  • Examine issues such as self-determination, psychological resilience and the effects of exercise on mood 
  • Analyse biological, cultural and environmental factors that can influence sport performance and physical activity
  • Develop professional competencies linked to the pursuit of a career as a Chartered Sport and Exercise Psychologist

During the course, you'll benefit from the expertise and knowledge of our staff, studying at a university that is passionate about sport.

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.


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. (Please refer to our MSc Psychology of Sport & Exercise course for further details.) 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
  • Psychosocial Development in Sport & Exercise 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Most courses don't have fixed application deadlines. But, our courses are popular - they can fill up quickly. It's best to apply as early as possible.


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

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. 

Tuition Fee

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  • National

    945 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 945 GBP per module during 12 months.
  •  PT UK: £945 for each 20 credit point module
  • Part-time rates for international students are not automatically displayed as there are specific visa requirements which generally limit students to study in the UK on a full-time basis. 

Living costs for Leeds

637 - 1103 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.



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