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Sport and Exercise Psychology

Glasgow Caledonian University

36 months
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13500 GBP/year
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About

The Sport and Exercise Psychology course from Glasgow Caledonian University is the only programme of its kind in Scotland, with a strong focus on developing outstanding therapeutic skills, inter-disciplinary learning, teaching and research.

Overview

Key Features

Sport and exercise psychology is a relatively new and increasingly popular area of applied psychology within the UK.

Sport and exercise psychologists work in all areas of sport and exercise provision, especially professional and Olympic sports and increasing physical activity and exercise participation amongst the general population.

They represent a trusted and dependable structure within sports science provision at local, national and Olympic-level sport and across structures in professional football, rugby, golf and the national sports institutes (Scotland, Northern Ireland, Wales, and England).

The Sport and Exercise Psychology course from Glasgow Caledonian University draws upon psychological theory and research, applying them to prevent illness and injury, to promote the highest standards of performance and wellbeing, and increase exercise participation and motivation for all.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Consultancy and Training in Applied Psychology: Sport and Exercise
  • Interventions in Applied Psychology 
  • Professional Development in Applied Psychology 
  • Advanced Research in Applied Psychology 
  • Applied Psychology Practice (Skills)
  • Applied Psychology Practice (Theory)
  • Analytical Methods
  • Advanced Research in Applied Psychology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

540 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All entry requirements listed here should be used as a guide and represent the minimum required to be considered for entry. Applicants who are made a conditional offer of a place may be asked to achieve more than is stated.
  • UK honours degree 2:1 (or equivalent) in Psychology that meets British Psychological Society (BPS) standards for the Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC) plus relevant work experience.
  • Subject to DBS, PVG and/or occupational health checks. Shortlisted applicants will be invited for interview.
  • Direct access to year two with an MSc in Sport and Exercise Psychology (BPS accredited) will be considered in line with GCU's Recognition of Prior Learning policy.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13500 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    7000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • RUK: £7,000

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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