Kingston University London

Course Introduction

This course is ideal if you are interested in using sport science to enhance your coaching knowledge and practice. It covers the scientific foundation of sport analysis and performance, giving you the opportunity to explore a range of performance'related subjects, including coaching practice, exercise physiology, biomechanics, notational analysis, and sport psychology.

Course Modules

Modules listed may also be a mixture of core and optional modules: year 1: science and practice of coaching; sport and exercise psychology I; foundation studies in human nutrition I and II; methods of enquiry; human anatomy and biomechanics; introduction to human physiology; year 2: exercise physiology and nutrition I and II; sport and exercise biomechanics; sport and exercise psychology II; sports analysis; motor skills acquisition; introduction to notational analysis; research methods in physical activity; year 3: dissertation/project; applied sports biomechanics; applied sports psychology; notional analysis; nutritional supplements, drugs and sports performance; sport injuries; coaching practice.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 104-144
  • European Baccalaureate
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Diploma MDD
  • GCE A-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • Tariff (Scottish qualifications) 104

Key Course Information

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94% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 86%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 80%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 62%

£18,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

85% Go on to work and/or study

In work 75
Studying 10
Studying and working 0
Unemployed 15
Unknown 0

22% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 25%

Total Coursework: 53%

Total Practical: 22%

£4,500 - £4,800
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,600 - £5,200
Typical cost of private accommodation