Undergraduate BSc (Hons)

Sport & Exercise Science with Foundation Year

Transition into higher education and prepare for degree-level study with our BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Science with integrated foundation year.

Sport & Exercise Science with Foundation Year

Course Overview

  • Institution code

  • Main location

    Headingley Campus Beckett Park
  • Attendance

  • Duration

    8 Years
  • Start date

    19 Sep 2022

If you don’t have the required UCAS points to secure a place on the full degree programme, this integrated foundation year will enable you to transition onto our BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Science course, preparing you for academic life at university.

As part of your foundation year, you’ll:

  • Study four sport-related modules -These will introduce you to the subjects included on each of our routes, from sport development and sport and exercise science to coaching and lifelong health
  • Study two additional modules that will help you develop the academic and study skills needed to successfully transition from school or the workplace to higher education

As part of your course, you’ll:

  • Study the multi-disciplinary basis of sport and exercise science
  • Gain an evidence-based appreciation of biomechanics, nutrition, physiology and psychology and their use within sport and exercise environments
  • Take part in practical sessions examining oxygen consumption, blood lactate and glucose concentration, body composition and dietary analysis
  • Use scientific processes to question and problem solve

You’ll learn how to access the extensive resources and support services available here at Leeds Beckett, whether you need a hand locating specialist materials in the Library, or you need advice about personal issues.

Visit each of the course pages below for details of the modules offered as part of your chosen course.

BSc (Hons) Science of Sport Performance

BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Nutrition

BSc (Hons) Physical Activity, Exercise & Health

BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching

BA (Hons) Sport Marketing

BA (Hons) Physical Education

BA (Hons) Physical Education with Outdoor Education

BA (Hons) Sport Business Management

BA (Hons) Sport Development

Why study Sport & Exercise Science with Foundation Year at Leeds Beckett University... 

  1. Prepare for undergraduate-level study
  2. Internationally recognised expert staff 
  3. Study in our new £45m state-of-the-art Carnegie School of Sport building
  4. Sport volunteering opportunities, which have previously included the Olympics, World Athletics Championships and Commonwealth Games