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  • Physical Education BA (Hons)

    Prepare for a career helping others enhance their sports performance as you study core sciences and a range of sports.

    Full-time
    3 Years
  • Sport and Social Sciences BA (Hons)

    Discover how we can use sport to challenge the inequalities faced by different groups in society today.

    Full-time
    3 Years
  • Sports Coaching BSc (Hons)

    Help people achieve their full potential and improve athletic performance by acquiring leadership, communication and reflective skills.

    Full-time
    3 Years

With more than 75 years' experience, we're experts at sport. From coaching and managing to the science and business of sport, we'll prepare you for this exciting field.

Undergraduate Courses (11)

Physical Activity, Exercise and Health | BSc (Hons)

Developed in response to a national drive which aims to encourage people to lead healthier lifestyles, this course will help you understand how sport and physical activity influence lifestyle behaviour for the better. Developing your understanding of the key principles of physiology, psychology and nutrition, you will explore how science can help people of all ages to lead healthier lifestyles
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
3 Years,
6 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Physical Education | BA (Hons)

Study all aspects of physical education, including the scientific principles that sit at its core, the benefits of lifelong physical activity and best practice in terms of teaching and learning.
Attendance:
Full-time
Duration:
3 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Physical Education with Outdoor Education | BA (Hons)

Extend your learning beyond the boundaries of traditional physical education study and activities by taking part in adventurous outdoor pursuits, developing the confidence, skills and expertise to become a highly proficient educator in this rapidly expanding field.
Attendance:
Full-time
Duration:
3 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport & Exercise Science | BSc (Hons)

With a thorough grasp of the scientific principles behind human movement and physical activity, you will be able to have a real impact on people's lives. Studying in our specialist laboratories and sports facilities, you will learn how to help people improve their sporting performance and health.
Attendance:
Full-time
Duration:
3 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport and Social Sciences | BA (Hons)

Tackle inequality by exploring the impact sport can have on participation and social inclusion across all sectors of society.
Attendance:
Full-time
Duration:
3 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport Business Management | BA (Hons)

Blend your passion for sport with business management expertise and practical leadership skills. Your learning will focus on key business areas, including marketing, finance, enterprise, strategy, events management and the law, and how they relate to sport.
Attendance:
Full-time
Duration:
3 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport Development | BA (Hons)

Fire your passion for sport and help to transform lives and shape communities. Sport development officers provide opportunities for participation in sport for all sections of society and encourage people to lead healthier lives.
Attendance:
Full-time
Duration:
3 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport Marketing | BA (Hons)

Promoting and marketing sport is a popular and growing industry. This course will provide you with an insight into the unique aspects of sport marketing in a changing global environment.
Attendance:
Full-time
Duration:
3 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport, Physical Activity & Health | BSc (Hons)

Developed in response to a national drive which aims to encourage people to lead healthier lifestyles, this course will help you understand how sport and physical activity influence lifestyle behaviour for the better. Developing your understanding of the key principles of physiology, psychology and nutrition, you will explore how science can help people of all ages to lead healthier lifestyles
Attendance:
Full-time
Duration:
3 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sports Coaching | BSc (Hons)

Helping people achieve their potential is one of the most satisfying parts of being a sports coach. As well as improving an athlete's performance, sports coaching can also aid youth development and benefit wider society and this course will give you a real insight into the powerful impact coaching can have on people of all physical abilities.
Attendance:
Full-time
Duration:
3 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sports Studies (L6 Top Up) | BSc (Hons)

Designed for those with a Foundation degree or high level HND in a related subject, this course covers a wide range of areas within sport. Depending on your previous experience and learning, we will tailor your degree to your career ambitions - whether they lie in coaching, physical education, sport development, sport business, sport marketing, physical activity and health or aspects of sports science. Your career success will be central to this course and we will give you the skills to enhance your employability.
Attendance:
Full-time
Duration:
1 Year

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Postgraduate Courses (34)

Physical Activity & Health | PG Cert

Help people and communities lead healthier and happier lives by developing the expertise to promote active lifestyle choices.

Regular physical activity is one of the greatest investments we can make to improve our wellbeing. Governments recognise this, and the drive to inspire people to be more active and minimise the impact of unhealthy lifestyle choices on health services and society in general has seen the demand for suitably trained professionals soar.

You will examine the importance of physical activity across the lifespan, and you will develop the skills to encourage healthy habits from childhood through to adolescence and into adulthood and older age.

You will work with people of all ages to identify health risks related to sedentary behaviours, and you will design and evaluate interventions to improve quality of life and reduce the risks of obesity, diabetes, mental ill-health and other conditions.

Attendance:
Part-time
Duration:
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Physical Activity & Health | PG Dip

Help people and communities lead healthier and happier lives by developing the expertise to promote active lifestyle choices.

Regular physical activity is one of the greatest investments we can make to improve our wellbeing. Governments recognise this, and the drive to inspire people to be more active and minimise the impact of unhealthy lifestyle choices on health services and society in general has seen the demand for suitably trained professionals soar.

You will examine the importance of physical activity across the lifespan, and you will develop the skills to encourage healthy habits from childhood through to adolescence and into adulthood and older age.

You will work with people of all ages to identify health risks related to sedentary behaviours, and you will design and evaluate interventions to improve quality of life and reduce the risks of obesity, diabetes, mental ill-health and other conditions.

Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Physical Activity & Health | MSc

Help people and communities lead healthier and happier lives by developing the expertise to promote active lifestyle choices.

Regular physical activity is one of the greatest investments we can make to improve our wellbeing. Governments recognise this, and the drive to inspire people to be more active and minimise the impact of unhealthy lifestyle choices on health services and society in general has seen the demand for suitably trained professionals soar.

You will examine the importance of physical activity across the lifespan, and you will develop the skills to encourage healthy habits from childhood through to adolescence and into adulthood and older age.

You will work with people of all ages to identify health risks related to sedentary behaviours, and you will design and evaluate interventions to improve quality of life and reduce the risks of obesity, diabetes, mental ill-health and other conditions.

Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
12 Months,
24 Months

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Physical Education | MA

We will help you to understand and promote physical education as a lifelong process that can benefit individuals, communities and society as a whole. If you are already working within schools and youth sport and want to further your professional development and career prospects, this course will provide a strong academic base.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Physical Education | PG Dip

We will help you to understand and promote physical education as a lifelong process that can benefit individuals, communities and society as a whole. If you are already working within schools and youth sport and want to further your professional development and career prospects, this course will provide a strong academic base.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Physical Education | PG Cert

We will help you to understand and promote physical education as a lifelong process that can benefit individuals, communities and society as a whole. If you are already working within schools and youth sport and want to further your professional development and career prospects, this course will provide a strong academic base.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
- ,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Psychology of Sport & Exercise | MSc

Accredited by The British Psychological Society (BPS) and endorsed by the Health & Care Professions Council, this course focuses on the study of psychology within a range of sport and exercise settings, providing an essential stepping-stone to becoming a Chartered Sport & Exercise Psychologist.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
12 Months,
24 Months

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport & Exercise Biomechanics | MSc

Developing your understanding of the principles of sport and exercise biomechanics and their application to professional practice is at the heart of this course. You will have the opportunity to examine the function and movement of the human body through the employment of cutting-edge technology such as 3D motion analysis, a multicomponent dynamometer and neuromuscular imaging, and you will also have the chance to experience data collection in laboratory settings.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
12 Months,
24 Months

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport & Exercise Biomechanics | PG Dip

Developing your understanding of the principles of sport and exercise biomechanics and their application to professional practice is at the heart of this course. You will have the opportunity to examine the function and movement of the human body through the employment of cutting-edge technology such as 3D motion analysis, a multicomponent dynamometer and neuromuscular imaging, and you will also have the chance to experience data collection in laboratory settings.

Your learning will be inspired by the very latest insights. Your tutors are engaged in research and scientific support within the area of neuromuscular assessment and the optimisation of athletic performance. Their research has been graded 'internationally excellent' and 'world leading', and they have provided support and coaching interventions for Olympic athletes. Under their guidance, you will be able to put your learning into practice working with Leeds Beckett sports teams, professional sports clubs and elite performers.

ASSESSMENT

Modules are assessed through a mix of coursework assignments, case studies, examinations, laboratory reports and presentations appropriate to the programme. Each module is assessed through the equivalent of 4,000 words.

SPORT AND ACTIVE LIFESTYLES

At Leeds Beckett we're passionate about sport. There's a huge range of sports and activities for you to get involved in, including more than 40 sports clubs. If you'd like to find out more about what we have to offer - including our Carnegie Sports Scholarship Scheme - take a look at our Sport & Active Lifestyles website.

Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport & Exercise Biomechanics | PG Cert

Developing your understanding of the principles of sport and exercise biomechanics and their application to professional practice is at the heart of this course. You will have the opportunity to examine the function and movement of the human body through the employment of cutting-edge technology such as 3D motion analysis, a multicomponent dynamometer and neuromuscular imaging, and you will also have the chance to experience data collection in laboratory settings.

Your learning will be inspired by the very latest insights. Your tutors are engaged in research and scientific support within the area of neuromuscular assessment and the optimisation of athletic performance. Their research has been graded `internationally excellent? and `world leading?, and they have provided support and coaching interventions for Olympic athletes. Under their guidance, you will be able to put your learning into practice working with Leeds Beckett sports teams, professional sports clubs and elite performers.

ASSESSMENT

Modules are assessed through a mix of coursework assignments, case studies, examinations, laboratory reports and presentations appropriate to the programme. Each module is assessed through the equivalent of 4,000 words.

SPORT AND ACTIVE LIFESTYLES

At Leeds Beckett we're passionate about sport. There's a huge range of sports and activities for you to get involved in, including more than 40 sports clubs. If you'd like to find out more about what we have to offer - including our Carnegie Sports Scholarship Scheme - take a look at our Sport & Active Lifestyles website.

Attendance:
Full-time Short,
Part-time
Duration:
15 Weeks,
1 Year

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport & Exercise Nutrition | PG Cert

This course is the first ever to be accredited by the Sport and Exercise Nutrition Register (SENr), the national register for qualified sport and exercise nutritionists. Academically challenging, vocationally relevant and underpinned by evidence-based practice, it will focus on the study of nutrition in relation to sport and exercise.

You will gain a thorough understanding of the multidisciplinary aspects of sport and exercise nutrition and will be able to apply for graduate registration with the SENr.

We will provide opportunities for the development of professional skills applicable to performance sport, physical activity, exercise and health, including nutrition workshops and work-based placements. If you would like to gain additional practical experience alongside your academic study, there will be the opportunity to apply for an internship in an applied sport science setting, working with elite athletes under the guidance of a registered SENr practitioner.

We also offer a PG Cert in Sport & Exercise Nutrition specifically for healthcare professionals here

ASSESSMENT

Modules are assessed through a mix of coursework assignments, case studies, examinations, laboratory reports and presentations appropriate to the programme. Each module is assessed through the equivalent of 4,000 words.

SPORT AND ACTIVE LIFESTYLES

At Leeds Beckett we're passionate about sport. There's a huge range of sports and activities for you to get involved in, including more than 40 sports clubs. If you'd like to find out more about what we have to offer - including our Carnegie Sports Scholarship Scheme - take a look at our Sport & Active Lifestyles website.

Attendance:
Full-time Short,
Part-time
Duration:
6 Months,
12 Months

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport & Exercise Nutrition | MSc

This course is the first ever to be accredited by the Sport and Exercise Nutrition Register (SENr), the national register for qualified sport and exercise nutritionists. Academically challenging, vocationally relevant and underpinned by evidence-based practice, it will focus on the study of nutrition in relation to sport and exercise.

You will gain a thorough understanding of the multidisciplinary aspects of sport and exercise nutrition and will be able to apply for graduate registration with the SENr.

We will provide opportunities for the development of professional skills applicable to performance sport, physical activity, exercise and health, including nutrition workshops and work-based placements. If you would like to gain additional practical experience alongside your academic study, there will be the opportunity to apply for an internship in an applied sport science setting, working with elite athletes under the guidance of a registered SENr practitioner.

We also offer a PG Cert in Sport & Exercise Nutrition specifically for healthcare professionals here

ASSESSMENT

Modules are assessed through a mix of coursework assignments, case studies, examinations, laboratory reports and presentations appropriate to the programme. Each module is assessed through the equivalent of 4,000 words.

SPORT AND ACTIVE LIFESTYLES
At Leeds Beckett we're passionate about sport. There's a huge range of sports and activities for you to get involved in, including more than 40 sports clubs. If you'd like to find out more about what we have to offer - including our Carnegie Sports Scholarship Scheme - take a look at our Sport & Active Lifestyles website.

Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
12 Months,
24 Months

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport & Exercise Nutrition | PG Dip

This course is the first ever to be accredited by the Sport and Exercise Nutrition Register (SENr), the national register for qualified sport and exercise nutritionists. Academically challenging, vocationally relevant and underpinned by evidence-based practice, it will focus on the study of nutrition in relation to sport and exercise.

You will gain a thorough understanding of the multidisciplinary aspects of sport and exercise nutrition and will be able to apply for graduate registration with the SENr.

We will provide opportunities for the development of professional skills applicable to performance sport, physical activity, exercise and health, including nutrition workshops and work-based placements. If you would like to gain additional practical experience alongside your academic study, there will be the opportunity to apply for an internship in an applied sport science setting, working with elite athletes under the guidance of a registered SENr practitioner.

We also offer a PG Cert in Sport & Exercise Nutrition specifically for healthcare professionals here

ASSESSMENT

Modules are assessed through a mix of coursework assignments, case studies, examinations, laboratory reports and presentations appropriate to the programme. Each module is assessed through the equivalent of 4,000 words.

SPORT AND ACTIVE LIFESTYLES

At Leeds Beckett we're passionate about sport. There's a huge range of sports and activities for you to get involved in, including more than 40 sports clubs. If you'd like to find out more about what we have to offer - including our Carnegie Sports Scholarship Scheme - take a look at our Sport & Active Lifestyles website.

Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport & Exercise Physiology | PG Dip

Gain an in-depth understanding of the physiological and metabolic effects of exercise and training and develop the practical skills required to meet the specific needs of the client, be it optimal performance or improved health.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport & Exercise Physiology | PG Cert

Gain an in-depth understanding of the physiological and metabolic effects of exercise and training and develop the practical skills required to meet the specific needs of the client, be it optimal performance or improved health.
Attendance:
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport & Exercise Physiology | MSc

Gain an in-depth understanding of the physiological and metabolic effects of exercise and training and develop the practical skills required to meet the specific needs of the client, be it optimal performance or improved health.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
12 Months,
24 Months

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport & Exercise Psychology | PG Cert

You will develop an in-depth understanding of psychology and will adopt a critical approach to its application within sport and exercise settings.
Attendance:
Full-time Short,
Part-time
Duration:
9 Months,
18 Months

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport & Exercise Science | MSc

Advance your expertise in sport and exercise science and boost your employment prospects in this competitive field.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
3 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport & Exercise Science | PG Dip

Advance your expertise in sport and exercise science and boost your employment prospects in this competitive field.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport & Exercise Science | PG Cert

Advance your expertise in sport and exercise science and boost your employment prospects in this competitive field.
Attendance:
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport and Exercise Medicine | MSc

Interest in sport and exercise in the UK has increased significantly, and those working in the industry require a diverse set of skills. This course will enable you to apply science and medicine to help athletes recover from injury and reach their physical peak and also aid the general population in maintaining healthy lifestyles.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
5 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport and Exercise Medicine | PG Dip

Interest in sport and exercise in the UK has increased significantly. As professionalism and participation in sport increases, those working in the field require a diverse set of skills. This course will enable you to use science and medicine to help top athletes recover from injury and reach their physical peak, and aid the general population in maintaining healthy exercise lifestyles.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport Business | PG Dip

Sport is now big business - changing lives, shaping communities and impacting on economies all over the world.
Attendance:
Distance Learning,
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
2 Years,
1 Year

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport Business | PG Cert

Sport is now big business ? changing lives, shaping communities and impacting on economies all over the world.
Attendance:
Distance Learning,
Full-time Short,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
-

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport Business | MA

Sport is now big business - changing lives, shaping communities and impacting on economies all over the world.
Attendance:
Distance Learning,
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
2 Years,
1 Year

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport Coaching | PG Dip

As governments and sporting bodies place greater focus on the benefits of lifelong physical activity and ensuring talented athletes fulfil their potential, the demand for highly qualified coaches has never been greater. Informed by expert coaches, this course will increase your skills and expertise and enhance your career as a professional sports coach.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
12 Months,
24 Months

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport Coaching | MSc

As governments and sporting bodies place greater focus on the benefits of lifelong physical activity and ensuring talented athletes fulfil their potential, the demand for highly qualified coaches has never been greater. Informed by expert coaches, this course will increase your skills and expertise and enhance your career as a professional sports coach.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
12 Months,
24 Months

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sport Coaching | PG Cert

As governments and sporting bodies place greater focus on the benefits of lifelong physical activity and ensuring talented athletes fulfil their potential, the demand for highly qualified coaches has never been greater. Informed by expert coaches, this course will increase your skills and expertise and enhance your career as a professional sports coach.
Attendance:
Full-time Short,
Part-time
Duration:
6 Months,
24 Months

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sports and Exercise Therapy | MSc

Practising in the dynamic field of specialist sports care, you could find yourself working with elite athletes or have the opportunity to start your own sports therapy business.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sports Injury Management | PG Cert

Help athletes to recover from injury and maintain the health of the general public with this course. It will provide you with the range of skills required to respond to increasingly challenging settings within sport, such as dealing with an increasingly ageing population wanting to be physically active.
Attendance:
Full-time Short,
Part-time
Duration:
15 Weeks,
18 Weeks

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Sports Therapy | MSc

Practising in the dynamic field of specialist sports care, you could find yourself working with elite athletes or have the opportunity to start your own sports therapy business.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
1 Year,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Strength & Conditioning | MSc

Take advantage of the growth in demand for highly trained strength and conditioning coaches working in high-performance, sports development or other environments where superior levels of fitness are required. This course will teach you how to optimise human performance working with athletes of all abilities and clients employed in a variety of sectors so they can perform to the best of their ability while also reducing the risk of injury.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
12 Months,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Strength & Conditioning | PG Dip

Take advantage of the growth in demand for highly trained strength and conditioning coaches working in high-performance, sports development or other environments where superior levels of fitness are required. This course will teach you how to optimise human performance working with athletes of all abilities and clients employed in a variety of sectors so they can perform to the best of their ability while also reducing the risk of injury.
Attendance:
Full-time,
Part-time
Duration:
12 Months,
2 Years

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

Strength & Conditioning | PG Cert

Take advantage of the growth in demand for highly trained strength and conditioning coaches working in high-performance, sports development or other environments where superior levels of fitness are required. This course will teach you how to optimise human performance working with athletes of all abilities and clients employed in a variety of sectors so they can perform to the best of their ability while also reducing the risk of injury.
Attendance:
Full-time Short,
Part-time
Duration:
6 Months,
24 Months

Entry Requirements

See course page for details

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