Sport, health and exercise science at Solent
Are you fascinated by the human body, the limits that people can push and helping others to achieve their best? Sport, health and exercise science is an area of study that can lead to a variety of specialised careers, from working with athletes in coaching and research to working with patients and clients as a sports therapist, personal trainer or health exercise referral coach.
Whether your passion is in health and fitness, physiology and exercise science, nutrition or helping people overcome their health challenges, Solent’s excellent reputation for its sport, health and fitness provision will prepare you for success in a growing jobs market, with a wide range of dynamic and rewarding career options.
With accreditations from the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES), the Society of Sport Therapists and the British Psychological Society, you can be assured of a high-quality education to gain the skills relevant for industry.
BA (Hons) EducationExplore the fascinating area of child development practices, how children and young people learn while gaining practical experience in school placements, and prepare for your future in education.
MSc Football ScienceDesigned specifically for those already working in a professional football environment, this master’s degree will enable you to develop and enhance your existing knowledge and...
BSc (Hons) Health, Nutrition and Exercise ScienceFollow your passions for sport, and helping people reach their wellness goals. Our certified course, fantastic facilities, and practical experience will foster a rewarding career in a growing sector.
MSc Sport and Exercise Medicine in FootballLooking to get into or build on your existing knowledge and skills in the exciting area of football medicine? This course is designed for Sport and Exercise Therapy, Physiotherapy and Sports Rehabilitation graduates, either interested in moving...
BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise PsychologyUnderstanding performance and wellbeing is essential for helping athletes to cope with pressure and regulate their emotions. Prepare for your future in sport psychology on this BPS accredited degree.
BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise ScienceDesigned to deliver a successful career in the sport and exercise industry, this BASES-endorsed degree combines access to specialist facilities with professional placements and a hands-on approach.
BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise TherapyHelp athletes stay at the top of their game with this SST-accredited degree. Learn from clinically active staff and gain hands-on, real-world experience with placements at professional sports clubs.
MSc Sport Science for Performance CoachingDo you want to further your knowledge of sport science and athletic development? Solent’s sport science and performance coaching master’s degree has been designed in partnership...
You'll have access to facilities that provide an engaging learning environment.
The University’s professional sport and exercise science facilities, include fully equipped physiology, psychology and biomechanics labs, health and exercise gyms and sport and exercise therapy teaching spaces. The first-class sport, exercise and psychology facilities include specialist software, psychophysiological recording equipment, eye-tracking apparatus and experiment cubicles. Students can also practise their skills in Solent’s state-of-the-art Sports Complex.
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