Sport and Exercise Psychology (with placement year) BSc (Hons)

Loughborough University

Student rating
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( 4.6) 1713 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE C86C
The role of a sport and exercise psychologist is vital to the world of sport and integral to population health.Sport psychologists apply psychological knowledge to improve coaching, athlete learning and elite performance. They help athletes in many ways including staying motivated, managing competition pressure and coping with injury and mental health issues. Exercise psychologists, on the other hand, work to encourage the general population to engage in regular sport and exercise. Exercise ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
3rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
8th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
18th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
4th

Start date and duration

Start date
28-SEP-20
Sandwich
4 Years

Applied Psychology

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Applied Psychology graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Applied Psychology graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, December 2019

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Applied Psychology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
89%
Sociology
22%
Biology
19%
English Literature
19%
History
18%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£22,350 per year
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Loughborough University
CompUniGuide ranking
8th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.6)
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Loughborough is in the top 10 of every national 2020 university league table, and top in the region. It ranked 1st for Accommodation and 2nd for University Facilities and Students’ Union in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2019. These annual awards were voted for entirely by students – with 41,000+ reviews and comments submitted from more than 130 universities across the UK that year. This single-site campus university is spread over a sprawling 440-acre green site, containing everything you need for day-to-day student life. It has been awarded the Green Flag Award for its vibrant campus in 2018/19, recognised as one of the nation’s best green spaces. Loughborough is also consistently praised by students for its unbeatable community spirit. Loughborough students on Whatuni say: “I have made great friends and I find my course incredibly interesting.

Where you'll study

Loughborough University

Ashby Road Loughborough
Leicestershire
LE11 3TU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Loughborough  1.1 miles away

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