Key information

Qualification type


Subject areas

Sports Fitness / Body Training

Course type


Course summary

This course provides opportunities to develop knowledge and understanding of the principles and theories of strength and conditioning and their application to vocational and sporting practice; opportunities are provided to study a wide range of research findings, theories and methodologies across the field of strength and conditioning; students develop a critical awareness of how to apply theories and methodologies in appropriate ways in the development of strength and conditioning; students develop an awareness of ethical issues as they relate to the field and develop research skills and professional competencies; students develop the necessary comprehensive and critical understanding of techniques or methodologies appropriate to research and advanced scholarship by learning through practical workshops, laboratories, tutorials, seminars, experiential learning and student-led research projects.

Different course options

Full time | Teesside University | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



Modules include: Biomechanics and anatomy of movement in sport; sport and exercise physiology; strength and conditioning (theory, practice and personal development); sport and exercise research project; understanding research in sport and exercise science.

Tuition fees

UK fees

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees

For this course


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

A relevant Honours degree, 2nd Class or above, or substantial previous practical experience.


Teesside University



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