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BSc Sports and Exercise Science (Including Year Abroad)

BSc Sports and Exercise Science (Including Year Abroad)

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree BSc
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
Studying sports and exercise science with a science-based approach will help one to understand the physiology, biomechanics and psychology of sport, exercise and physical activity. Topics such as these will be covered in this BSc Sports and Exercise Science: How and why different energy systems are deployed at different exercise intensities; How the principles of mechanics determine the flight of a javelin; How mind and body interact to influence performance; How exercise can reduce the risk of getting cancer; How the body responds and adapts to exercise. Practical work in the first two years provides students with the professional and scientific skills they need to conduct their own research project in the final year, and to make the transition to postgraduate study or on to a fulfilling career in a range of industries, especially sport, health and education.