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Applied Sport Psychology MSc, PGDip, PGCert

St Mary's University, Twickenham, London

  • September, 2020 Start Date

  • 1 year Duration

  • Full Time Study Mode

  • £7280.00 Course Fee

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Course Description

Our MSc in Applied Sport Psychology is aimed at those wishing to develop a career in the area of sport psychology or wanting to enhance their understanding and skills in the area.

The Applied Sport Psychology Master's degree at St Mary's University has been accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS). It is designed to enable students to attain professional recognition beyond the programme and to help those wishing to develop a career in sport psychology or aiming to enhance their understanding of the field. 

The programme has a discipline-focussed curriculum, looking closely at developing knowledge and applied skills that are critical to practitioners. 

Motor skills are an integral element of the programme, allowing students to enhance their ability to work closely with both performers and coaches.

  • BPS accredited programme
  • Discipline-focussed curriculum
  • Development of knowledge and applied skills critical to practitioners
  • Motor skills are an integral element of the programme
  • Research and practitioner expertise of staff

Our MSc in Applied Sport Psychology is aimed at those wishing to develop a career in the area of sport psychology or wanting to enhance their understanding and skills in the area. The Applied Sport Psychology Master's degree at St Mary's University has been accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS). It is designed to enable students...

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Course Content

Modules

  • Applied Motor Skills 
  • Professional and Counselling Skills 
  • Psychological Skills 1 
  • Psychological Skills 2 
  • Research Methods 
  • Research Project 
  • Social Psychology of Sport: Interpersonal and Group Processes 

Modules

  • Applied Motor Skills 
  • Professional and Counselling Skills 
  • Psychological Skills 1 
  • Psychological Skills 2 
  • Research Methods 
  • Research Project 
  • Social Psychology of Sport: Interpersonal and Group Processes 

Available Dates

Location Start Date Price  

Classroom

Waldegrave Road

Full Time, 1 year

September, 2020

£7280.00

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Waldegrave Road

Part Time, 2 years

September, 2020

Price on Request

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Entry Requirements

The course is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) as a recognised stage 1 qualification for those wishing to pursue a career as a Sport and Exercise Psychologist, whilst also fulfilling the requirements for graduates wishing to pursue professional training through the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES).

Only applicants who already hold, or are eligible for, Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) of the British Psychological Society (eg: they have undertaken a BPS-accredited undergraduate degree in psychology or sport psychology), or those who plan to obtain it by completing a BPS-accredited conversion course, are eligible to register for the BPS-accredited MSc programme.

For applicants without GBC, we only admit those whose undergraduate degree has a substantial sport psychology component (eg: Sport Science) and meet eligibility for the BASES professional training pathway.

International requirements

International students should check our country-specific pages for equivalents. If English is not your first language you will need to achieve an IELTS score of 6.0 overall with no less than 5.5 in any section (or equivalent).

The British Psychological Society does not accredit overseas institutions, therefore if you have an overseas degree in Psychology you will need to apply for individual Graduate Membership of the BPS. 

The course is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) as a recognised stage 1 qualification for those wishing to pursue a career as a Sport and Exercise Psychologist, whilst also fulfilling the requirements for graduates wishing to pursue professional training through the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES). Only applicants who...

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Assessment Methods

Assessments are varied including essays, case studies, group projects, role plays, oral presentations, reflections and guides for performers and coaches.

All modules have a credit value of 20, except for the research project which has a credit value of 60. All modules are assessed by a variety of both written and oral forms of assessment.

Assessments are varied including essays, case studies, group projects, role plays, oral presentations, reflections and guides for performers and coaches.

All modules have a credit value of 20, except for the research project which has a credit value of 60. All modules are assessed by a variety of both written and oral forms of assessment.

Additional Information

Part-time students will be charged for the modules undertaken per academic year. Module prices are calculated as a percentage of credits against the total credits and cost of the degree.

Tuition fees are subject to an inflationary increase each year, meaning if your course runs over more than one academic year you may pay an increased fee per module for each subsequent year of study. Tuition fee increases for returning students will be capped at the higher of 5% per annum or the rate of Consumer Price Index inflation in the United Kingdom.

Part-time students will be charged for the modules undertaken per academic year. Module prices are calculated as a percentage of credits against the total credits and cost of the degree. Tuition fees are subject to an inflationary increase each year, meaning if your course runs over more than one academic year you may pay an increased fee per module for each subsequent year of study....

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