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Sport & Exercise Science

Level 4-5, HND

Duration: Two Year Course

Location: Benfleet

Days & Times: Full-time (3 days a week)

Start Date: September

Fee: £3,500 per year. Eligible for Student Finance

What will I learn?

Are you looking to pursue a career within the Sports Science industry? Our Higher National Diploma course will stretch and challenge your existing knowledge of Sports Science, preparing you for further study at university level. Modules include:

• Anatomy & Physiology for Sport & Exercise
• Sport & Exercise Psychology
• Biomechanics for Sport
• Laboratory & Experimental Methods in Sport & Exercise Sciences
• Physical Education
• Biochemistry of Exercise
• Sport & Exercise Rehabilitation

How will I be taught and assessed?

This course is assessed by 100% coursework and therefore no formal examinations will take place (although you may be expected to complete end of module tests). Assessments methods will challenge you over a broad range of the intricacies of
Sports Science, and include written reports, oral presentations, laboratory experimentation and practical observations.

General Entry Requirements

• 240 UCAS Tariff points
• BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport &
Exercise Science at MMM plus GCSE
Grade C in English Language and Maths or Science

All applicants will be interviewed.

What could I do next?

On successful completion of the course you will be able to continue your progression within the Sports Science industry or top-up to a full Degree. There will also be opportunities for Strength & Conditioning Internships for learners (subject to interview) with placements at Seevic College, Southend United and Southend RFC.