Introduction to Sports Psychology (TRUR1246)
This is an introductory module that will introduce some of the core principles of psychology, as well as underlying theories, and popular research topics within the area of sport psychology.
Research Methods (TRUR1250)
This module introduces the concept of scientific method and how this is applied to sport science. It will develop an understanding of quantitative and qualitative techniques and will introduce basic statistical analysis, interpretation and presentation.
Anatomy and Physiology (TRUR1275)
The aim of this module is to give students an understanding of the structure and function of those systems in the human body that are of direct relevance to sport and exercise.
Motor Learning and Biomechanics (TRUR1247)
This is an introductory module that will introduce some of the core biomechanical principles in relation to human movement and sporting performance.
Health Monitoring and Evaluation (TRUR1248)
This module will aim to equip learners with the necessary skills to evaluate and monitor health and wellbeing. Learners will explore various modes of testing and develop the skills required to interpret data in relation to health promotion and client engagement.
This module aims to enable the learner to demonstrate the ability to understand the main principles of nutritional theory as well as the abilities required to work with a client when assessing their nutritional needs.
Fees, costs and funding
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Partner college open days
This course is run at one of our partner colleges. Open days are held at the college and more details of these can be found on the college website. You'll find contact details below, on this page.
University of Plymouth open days
You are also very welcome to attend a University of Plymouth open day, to get a flavour of the courses you can progress to from a partner college. There will however be limited information on this specific course and college.
Studying with Truro and Penwith College
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