United Kingdom

Liverpool Hope University

Hope Park, Liverpool, Merseyside, L16 9JD, United Kingdom

Liverpool Hope University

Sport Psychology

Our Single Honours degree is accredited by the **British Psychological Society** (BPS) and upon completion of your studies you will become **eligible for Graduate Basis of Chartered Membership** (GBC). This will give you access to the postgraduate training courses of the BPS and will be your first major step in becoming a professional psychologist. Sport Psychology uses the rigour of science to investigate how people perceive the world, structure their thinking, solve problems and interact with others, set against the context of sport and exercise. Our Sport Psychology degree is firmly embedded in both the disciplines of Psychology and Sport & Exercise Science. This approach allows you to **study important psychological theory and apply this to a variety of sport and exercise settings**. You will take an interdisciplinary approach to the study of Sport Psychology, preparing for work as a practitioner in elite sport, exercise, and broader community health settings. The curriculum contains high level, **research informed teaching** delivered by skilled lecturers, drawing on their own research and expertise. The degree is designed to deliver a tailored skills-based experience which is underpinned by a foundation in subject knowledge and research skills and experience. You will also learn key transferable skills, enabling you to apply knowledge and undertake your own research, exploring the impact of Sport Psychology across specialist populations and in different contexts. You will be **taught in our excellent research facilities**, including labs for experiments in cognition and perception, an Eye tracker lab, an EEG lab, an fNIRS lab, observational and transcription labs. You are supported by your lecturers to become an independent learner capable of questioning the world around you, with an emphasis on ethical issues relating to wellbeing, competition and research. **Why study this degree at Liverpool Hope?** + Excellent research facilities including a dedicated Sport Psychology lab, an EEG lab, and an eye-movement lab + Regular departmental research seminars with distinguished speakers form the UK and overseas + Staff are internationally recognised for their research in areas such as imagery, visual search and flow

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Liverpool
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £11,400