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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Biomechanics

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This programme equips you for a career in sport, exercise and clinical biomechanics. You will gain in-depth knowledge into how theoretical biomechanics can be applied to the understanding and development of movement for sport, exercise and clinical applications. Our MSc in Biomechanics will enable you to support the physical development and health of sportspeople engaged in intensive training and exercise. This programme critically examines the theoretical basis of methods of assessment and the practical application of data within biomechanics. It offers you a means of studying biomechanics from a discipline-specific standpoint. You will be taught by staff who are committed to pursue excellence in the field of sport, exercise and health sciences and have achieved a high level of expertise within their profession. Graduates are equipped with the necessary skills to work as sports and exercise physiologists, sports coaches and therapists in the health sector at sports clubs, sporting associations, governing bodies and other related agencies. Students can also exit with PGDip award.

Different course options

Full time | University of Roehampton | 1 year | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

This module is compulsory for all students following the MSc or MA programme. Students are required to perform an independent, detailed study of an aspect of either assessment and/or support in sport science or the relationship between sport and culture, ranging from an extended philosophical argument to an empirically based investigation. Drawing on their understanding of research philosophies and techniques developed within the Research Methods module SEA020L424Y, students will select and utilise a research methodology appropriate to their project.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,095

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£14,670

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students should usually hold a second-class honours degree (certain programmes may require a 2:1) from a recognised British or overseas university.

University information

Located in south-west London, the University of Roehampton has a 54-acre parkland campus with state-of-the-art facilities, located within 30 minutes of central London. The University has a history dating back over 175 years. Through its oldest College, Whitelands, it has provided higher education to women for longer than any university in the country. Today, it has a thriving range of postgraduate programmes and an excellent research...more