Human Physiology and Exercise Science

Health and Medicine

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About the Pathway

If you are interested in science and physical education, this Pathway provides a solid foundation in application and performance modules. These will help to increase your understanding of the functions and regulations of the human body and physiological integration of the systems.

For more information, please read our guide on how Pathways work. The following modules are for entry year 2025.

Year OneYear Two

Year Three

Core modules Optional modules Optional modules
Digital Technologies in Sports and Exercise Science Biomechanics II Advanced Psychology
Fundamental Anatomy Current Debates in Sports and Exercise Science

Applied Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology

Optional modules Physiology and Metabolism Biomechanics III
Essentials of Sports and Exercise Physiology or Introduction to Nutrition Sports and Exercise Psychology

Maximising Elite Performance

Hormones and Metabolism or Public Health Challenges Sports Medicine or Exercise Medicine

Optimising Health Outcomes

Principles of Biomechanics or Concepts in Sports and Exercise Psychology

Research Project