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School of Life Sciences
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The School of Life Sciences delivers a broad provision of science related academic themes including Biomedical Science, Sport and Exercise Science, Food and Nutrition, Sports Therapy and Forensic Science. From specialised laboratories with focus on experimentation and methodical analysis to our expert strength and conditioning suite, we believe in hands-on-learning and our facilities are the ideal environment for the study of life at every level.
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Our Food Science courses are 11th in the Complete University Guide 2019
Our Sport Science courses are 12th in the Complete University Guide 2019
This course is for those who have an interest in applying scientific principles to the way the body functions during sport and physical activity, how it adapts to training and how to undertake exercise effectively.
Sports therapists help with prevention and treatment of injuries and aid rehabilitation back to optimum levels of fitness. This course is designed to give you the specialist skills and clinical experience to enter the profession.