Sport, Health & Performance Science (with foundation year)*
Hands-on learning throughout the degree
Work experience opportunities available
Strong links to external partners
UCAS code: 89C2
Year of entry: 2019
UCAS Tariff: 48
Duration: 4YRS (FT) 6YRS (PT)
Institution code: G53
Why choose this course?
The aim of the BSc Sport, Health and Performance Science programme is to meet the needs of students wishing to develop a career in the field of sport, physical activity, public health improvement and social prescribing. This programme examines sport and physical activity from both a health improvement and performance perspective. Students are also given the opportunity to develop their interests in nutrition and psychology, thereby widening future job prospects and making this a unique opportunity.
During the degree programme, you will have a range of work-related learning experiences and research opportunities available to you. This helps prepare you for employment in a diverse range of careers across sport, exercise, physical activity and health. In addition, many of our students will go on to complete a PGCE to become a teacher or undertake postgraduate study.
You can also choose to study this course as a three-year degree (without a foundation year) BSc (Hons) Sports, Health & Performance Science UCAS Code: C606
*Subject to validation As part of its continuous quality assurance and enhancement, the University has new and updated courses in development. The details of these courses are in the process of being finalised and are awaiting their turn in the approval cycle, known as the ‘validation’ process. As soon as the programmes are validated the details of the course will be confirmed. The majority of new courses that are still ‘subject to validation’ are approved by their validation process; however, this is not guaranteed and should the course not go ahead as planned, or be significantly amended, you will be informed by the university and assistance will be provided to those who have been offered a place to find a suitable alternative course either at Wrexham Glyndwr University or at another provider.