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Sports Biomechanics MSc

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Full time | Parkgate Road Campus | 1 year | OCT-23

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

OCT-23

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Biomechanics Sports Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The MSc Sports Biomechanics course has been designed to enable you to develop a range of discipline-specific abilities and apply them to your selected area of special interest.

Course overview

This course has been designed to enable you to develop a range of discipline-specific abilities and apply them to your selected area of special interest. The course is taught by an experienced team of tutors, and all teaching has an applied focus, with full use made of the BASES-accredited sports science laboratories.

Assessment

Assessment of modules is varied, and comprises a combination of coursework, research reports and presentations. There are no exams.

The number of contact hours for full-time students is typically six to seven hours per week, plus ad-hoc tutorials. The total study time expected for each module is 200 hours.

Careers and Employability

Student Futures aims to deliver a service which is inclusive, impartial, welcoming, informed and tailored to your personal goals and aspirations, to enable you to develop as an individual and contribute to the business and community in which you will live and work.

Modules

This module covers the following topics: Biomechanics of Sports Performance; Technical Training in Data Collection and Data Processing Procedures; Applied Techniques in Sport and Exercise Biomechanics; Biomechanical Instrumentation and Measurement.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

7,515

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

14,250

Entry requirements

Applications are expected from sport and exercise sciences, physiology, coaching, biomechanics or similar graduates with a first degree (minimum of 2:1 honours or equivalent). Original certificates and a transcript of marks should be presented with the application.

University information

The University of Chester is a 21st century university which traces its roots back to 1839, placing it among the oldest higher education institutions in England. With a modern outlook, a strong research pedigree and guiding principles of supportiveness and inclusiveness, it’s an academic community that has stood the test of time. Today, it attracts thousands of students from around the world and is known for its commitment to helping students...more