3-year full-time; 6-year part-time; 4-year full-time with placement; 7-year part-time with placement
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About the course
Sport Sciences at Brunel University London are currently ranked second in London (The Complete University Guide 2017). As a Brunel student, you will enjoy research-led teaching of the highest quality -which will stand you in good stead in your future employment. Our great location in London, plus our strong links with sports personnel, organisations and institutions at local, regional, national and international levels, enables us to offer our students considerable opportunities for career progression.
By specialising in coaching, you will acquire knowledge and understanding of sport health and exercise sciences from a coach’s perspective. The focus is on the evaluation and application of different pedagogical approaches within the coaching setting. As a result, you will better understand of athletes’ learning and developmental needs.
Please note: you only have to decide on your pathway at the beginning of your second year.
The main aim of our newly-revamped programme is to give you the opportunity to build your degree to suit your preferences and needs. This is why we offer a range of bespoke pathways, all of which are designed to improve your versatility and confidence – and ultimately your employability.
Your employability after graduating is important to us, so we offer a range of opportunities and events throughout your course to prepare you for life after graduation. These include:
- sandwich placements in the UK and abroad
- employability workshops by the award winning Placements and Careers Centre
- sport science careers events and
- opportunities to study in America.
We have an international reputation for sporting excellence, offering sport scholarships and making flexible arrangements for high level performers. Up to 100 national sporting honours are achieved by our current students each year and we can boast mant Olympic, World, Commonwealth and European champions amongst our graduates.