Strength and Conditioning MSc

Middlesex University
En London (Inglaterra)

£ 7.200 - ($ 133.094)
IVA inc.

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  • Master
  • London (Inglaterra)
  • Duración:
    1 Year
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This degree is the ideal sports and exercise science route for students who aspire to work with elite athletes. Learn how to write and deliver training programmes, and monitor and feedback progress. Most professional clubs and athletes now employ a strength and conditioning coach; for example, the Premier League's compulsory requirement for football clubs to employ strength and conditioning professionals.

Why study MSc Strength and Conditioning at Middlesex University?

Learn from noted academics who also work with professional athletes and clubs. This course will facilitate your accreditation from relevant strength and conditioning awarding bodies (NSCA and UKSCA) and provide supervised work experience with high level athletes (for example, in professional football, rugby, and with Olympic and Paralympic athletes). Alongside designing and implementing...

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¿Qué objetivos tiene esta formación?

Requisitos: Interviews, entrance tests, portfolios and auditions Entry onto this course does not require an interview, portfolio or audition.


Dónde se enseña y en qué fechas

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The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, Inglaterra
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¿Qué aprendés en este curso?

Skills and Training
Research skills
moving skills


As part of the course you will carry out physiological and biomechanical assessments of athletes and interpret the data so as to monitor and tailor training interventions. You will also develop research skills through both a critical review of literature and the undertaking of laboratory or field based investigations.

Modules you will study throughout the course include:

Strength and Conditioning Science
This module will provide you with a detailed understanding of the physiological and biomechanical principles that govern effective strength and conditioning training. Topics covered include strength and power development, monitoring training load and periodization. You will also learn how to analyse fitness testing data to reveal important trends in performance that can be fed back to coaches and athletes.

Performance Training and Corrective Exercise
This module develops your practical skills essential to designing, delivering and monitoring strength and condition programmes. This includes coaching and technique demonstration across strength and power exercises, and speed, agility and plyometric training. This is preceded by analysing fundamental moving skills for muscle imbalances and providing corrective exercise solutions. Finally, this module facilitates you through the certification requirements of the UKSCA, NSCA and National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM).

You will also study three further modules:

Research Methods
Work Placement
The programme can be studied over one year full time or part time over two or three years. Lectures take place once a week, from 10.00 17.00. A typical day involves lectures in the mornings and practical sessions in the afternoon.

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£12,250 per year