We operate a modular system for this programme which means the qualification is obtained by a process of credit accumulation - a model used on courses throughout the UK and Europe.

Applied exercise for health

The minimum period of study for the part-time programme route is 24 months; maximum period of study is 60 months.

The minimum period of study for the full time route is 12 months; maximum period of study is 36 months. It is possible to study modules on a standalone basis leading to an MSc, PgDip or PgCert over five years.


Core modules
Advanced exercise prescription
Critical thinking in practice
Data analysis
Exercise through the life span
Research methods
Research project
Optional modules
Cardiac rehabilitation
Exercise intervention for obesity and diabetes
Life after stroke
Managing fatigue: implications for exercise
Pain management
Professional development in rehabilitation
Psychology for exercise
Pulmonary rehabilitation
Quality and innovation in rehabilitation
Self-management in long term and neurological conditions
Work based learning




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