The School of Sport and Exercise Sciences benefits from excellent purpose-built facilities, housing state-of-the-art equipment; these include sports science laboratories, teaching and student clinics, and a rehabilitation gymnasium. The School is also part of the exciting £11 million Medway Park development, a regional centre of sporting excellence, which provides students with the opportunity to study sports management in real-life situations. Lecturers in the School are also involved in some of the latest sports research developments and work with prominent sports teams and bodies, such as the RFU, British Cycling, Real Madrid, EIS and UK Sport. In your third year, you have the opportunity to complete a placement module within the sports industry and can also choose to focus on personal training, corrective exercise, and/or strength and conditioning. The BA (Hons) Sport Management programme aims to provide a learning environment that prepares students for a career within the sports industry. It delivers the opportunity for applied learning within a range of environments, including sports development, sports events, leisure centres and fitness centres.