=155 th
World University Rankings 2020
81-90 th
World Reputation Rankings 2012
=30 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
171-173 Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 9JT, United Kingdom

Sports Science and Physiology - University of Leeds

By studying an undergraduate degree in Sports Science and Physiology at the University of Leeds, you’ll gain an understanding of exercise concepts such as training, fitness, endurance and fatigue: from the molecular and cellular level to the cardiovascular and musculoskeletal systems. The core disciplines of that the course covers are Exercise Physiology, Biomechanics, Motor Control, Sport and Exercise Psychology. Our integrated Masters offers you an additional year of specialist training. You’ll undertake an extended research project and study advanced research topics. **Make an Impact** Sports Science and Physiology offers fantastic insight into the various processes of the body during physical activity. Sports science examines how the body and mind cope with, handle and learn from the stresses of performance in sport and exercise. While Physiology investigates the impact of exercise on the structures and mechanisms of the body during both acute and chronic physical activity. **Course highlights** - Number 1 in the UK for ‘world-leading’ research in the area of sport and exercise sciences (REF, 2014) - Ranked 3rd in the UK for sport science (The Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018; The Guardian University Guide 2018) - A wide range of research-led optional modules includes Energy Metabolism and Obesity, Principles of Drug Discovery, Neuropharmacology and Cellular Cardiology.

  • Qualification
    Master of Science (with Honours) - Msci (Hon)
  • Study mode
    Full-time with time abroad
  • Duration
    5 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,LeedsUnited Kingdom