Performance Analysis in Sport
School - School of Health Sciences
Subject area - Sport, Exercise and Physiotherapy
Start Date(s): September
MSc (one year)
PgDip (eight months)
PgCert (eight months)
MSc (three years)
PgDip (two years)
Part-time - £1,260 per 30 credit module
UK - £7,560
- Opportunities to work across a variety of sports as a Performance Analyst
- You will utilise industry standard Performance Analysis equipment and be taught by industry professionals
- Vastly growing sector with a need for highly qualified personnel
- Part-time study option
- Work/industrial placement opportunity
Throughout this course you will study the discipline of Performance Analysis in Sport and gain an understanding of how this vastly growing sector interacts with a multitude of Sports Science disciplines.
As a student on this programme you will have access to industry standard Performance Analysis equipment and you will learn how this exciting discipline is used across sports to enhance performance (Performance Analysis Module). You will generate an understanding of how Performance Analysis can be utilised in relation to sports injuries and how this can be measured (Injury Prevention and Performance Measurement Module).
You will also have the opportunity to conduct some primary research that could lead to publications, which may inform future Performance Analysis practice (Research Project Module).
This is the only Performance Analysis master's degree in the North West of England. The online theoretical content will provide the basis for the ‘on campus’ sessions, in order to put your learning into practice and provide some context to the theories.
The MSc course is offered on both a full-time and part-time basis.
The full-time course runs over three academic semesters (October through to September the following year), whilst giving you the chance to exit with the following awards:
- Postgraduate Certificate: completion of one module
- Postgraduate Diploma: completion of two modules
- Masters: completion of two modules plus a dissertation
In order to achieve an award of MSc Performance Analysis in Sport you must successfully complete the modules Performance Analysis and Injury Prevention and Performance Measurement, along with producing a thesis for the dissertation module.
Semesters 1 and 2
Semesters 1 and 2
Postgraduate Certificate: Performance Analysis (60 credits)
Postgraduate Diploma: Injury Prevention and Performance Measurement (60 credits)
Dissertation (60 credits)