CAO Code LY228
  Letterkenny Campus

Bachelor of Science (Hons)

Sport & Exercise with Performance

4 years  /    Level 8  /    Full-time   /   Work Placement

Is this course for me?

Our Bachelor of Science in Sports & Exercise with degree award options: Performance or Physical Education, is a four year programme that combines your passion for sports with a successful career progress through the course.

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Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.

Sport & Exercise (Common Entry)
SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
5 Introduction To Sport Psychology Mandatory 5 3
Personal Fitness Instruction Mandatory 10 4
Health Promotion Practice Mandatory 10 5
Developing as a Sports Practitioner Mandatory 5 3
6 Work Placement Elective 30 0
Erasmus Work Placement Elective 30 8
SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
7 Research Methods (Performance) Mandatory 10 5
Applied Sports Nutrition Mandatory 10 5
Applied Sport Psychology Mandatory 10 5
8 Research Project - Performance Mandatory 20 1
Applied Strength & Conditioning Elective 10 5
Applied Sport and Exercise Physiology Elective 10 5
Applied Performance Analysis Elective 10 5

Follow-on Courses

Follow up programmes elsewhere include:

  • Masters degrees in institutes and universities at home and abroad.

Key Information

CAO Key Dates:
Discounted closing date – 20 January (17:15)
Normal closing date – 1 February (17:15)
Late closing date – 1 May (17:15)
Change of Mind opens – 5 May (12:00)
Change of Mind closes – 1 July (17:15)
Round 1 offers – 20 August (06:00)
The delivery of each degree award option is subject to sufficient student demand.

Further Information

Department Administration: +353 (0)74 9186613 / +353 (0)74 9186612

Head of Department Nicola Dunnion
Email: nicola.dunnion@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6645

School and Department
School of Business
Department of Tourism & Sport