Strength and Conditioning
School - School of Health Sciences
Subject area - Sport and Exercise
Start Dates(s): September
MSc (12months full-time)
PgDip (12 months full-time)
Pg Cert (12 months full-time)
MSc (three years part-time)
PgDip (two years part-time)
PgCert (one year part-time)
Part-time - £1,230 per 30 credit module
UK - £7,380
International - £13,500
- Gain a higher degree that will qualify you for a lead role in strength and conditioning
- The contact sessions on campus are applicable immediately to professional practice
- Develop the practical skills and professional knowledge that employers ask for
- Part-time study option
This course has a strong practice-based element, which means you'll develop the skills you need to pursue a lead role in the field.
Theoretical content is available online, so you won't have to attend University every week. You'll be able to apply your learning to your job and use case studies from your current area of practice. Our staff are experts in the field of strength and conditioning and they often work in partnership with professional sports teams and individual athletes.
This was the first postgraduate programme in Europe to receive international recognition though the NSCA Education Recognition Program (ERP).
This was the first Strength and Conditioning Masters Degree in Europe to be recognised by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) through their education recognition programme. The programme is delivered by some of the world’s leading experts. The contact sessions on campus, including keynote sessions followed by practical and seminar sessions, are applicable immediately to professional practice and involve a high practical content.
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 Strength and Conditioning you must successfully complete the modules Strength and Conditioning and Injury Prevention and Performance Measurement, along with producing a thesis for the dissertation module.
Semesters 1 and 2
Semesters 1 and 2
Year 1 and 2
- Postgraduate Certificate in Strength and Conditioning (60 credits)
- Postgraduate Certificate in Injury Prevention and Performance Measurement (60 credits)
- Dissertation (60 credits)