Master's in Sport in the United Kingdom

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A masters refers to the completion of a graduate study program that prepares students to further their knowledge of a specific subject or advance their careers. The majority of masters are granted by state or public universities.

A program or course in sport generally prepares students to manage sports teams, become a senior coach of a sport students choose to focus on, become a physical education teacher or enter any closely related fields.

UK, United Kingdom is more than 300 years old and comprises four constituent nations: England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. The UK has been a centre of learning for the past 1,000 years and possesses many ancient and distinguished universities. Foreign students make up a significant proportion of the student body at UK universities.

Master's Degree in Sport in the United Kingdom

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MPhil/PhD in Leisure and Sport specialisms

University of Bolton
Campus Full time 2 - 7  August 2017 United Kingdom Bolton

The School of Health and Social Sciences welcomes expressions of interest in postgraduate research degrees in the field of leisure and sport. Research degree supervision is available in a number of areas within the social sciences and humanities. These include leisure and sport history; leisure, lifestyle and wellbeing; leisure, sport and physical activity policy; and community regeneration. With the construction of a health and wellbeing centre... [+]

Top Master's Degrees in Sport in the United Kingdom. Leisure and Sport specialisms - MPhil / PhD The School of Health and Social Sciences welcomes expressions of interest in postgraduate research degrees in the field of leisure and sport. Research degree supervision is available in a number of areas within the social sciences and humanities. These include leisure and sport history; leisure, lifestyle and wellbeing; leisure, sport and physical activity policy; and community regeneration. With the construction of a health and wellbeing centre on the University campus, the school is particularly keen to receive proposals that explore the relationships between leisure, lifestyle and wellbeing. The University’s Centre for Worktown Studies, working in close co-operation with Bolton Museum and Archive Service, provides a portal for the academic use of the Humphrey Spender ‘Worktown’ photographs taken for Mass Observation in the 1930s. In this context, we would be interested in applications that explore the potential of these images in enhancing our understanding of leisure practices and experiences in this period. Subject overview The School of Health and Social Sciences has a strong track record in research and consultancy in the areas of leisure policy and the role of leisure and physical activity in community regeneration. In particular, it has expertise in the engagement of minority ethnic communities in physical activity. In addition, there is a vibrant research culture centred on the social history of leisure and tourism. Available projects Examples of recently completed and current doctoral programmes include a study of the... [-]

MPhil Sport & Exercise Science / Sports Therapy

University of Kent, School of Sport & Exercise Sciences
Campus Full time Part time August 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury

The School of Sport and Exercise Sciences provides an excellent environment for MPhil. We have an active group of both full-time and part- time postgraduate research students in the School. The breadth of staff research interests enables us to supervise research degrees in a number of areas, in the Sport and Exercise Sciences and in Sports Therapy. [+]

The School of Sport and Exercise Sciences provides an excellent environment for MPhil. We have an active group of both full-time and part- time postgraduate research students in the School. The breadth of staff research interests enables us to supervise research degrees in a number of areas, in the Sport and Exercise Sciences and in Sports Therapy. These areas include: mental fatigue; perceived effort and exercise capacity; training and sports performance; cycling efficiency, mega sporting events and their legacy; rehabilitation; physical activity in various populations; threat and challenge in sports psychology; sports nutrition; pre-habilitation and rehabilitation from injury or surgery; and manual therapy in sport and lower back pain. As a research student at Kent, you are provided with training in research-specific and broader ‘transferable skills', including academic writing, career management and presentation skills. During term time, the research groups hold weekly meetings to discuss ongoing work, and there are also weekly seminars featuring external speakers. If you do not have any postgraduate experience of statistical analysis, you can take our MSc module in Research Methods. [-]

Global Sports Law Companion Degree

Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía (ISDE) Madrid
Campus Full time 16 - 18  September 2017 United Kingdom Cambridge

This companion program is the only offering in the market created with an external industry perspective. As the program was developed, leading sports industry professionals and law firms were consulted in order to ascertain the skills and knowledge that students would need in order to best position themselves for employment upon graduation. Qualified students will earn two professional degrees – Columbia’s market-leading Master of Science (MSc) in Sports Management and ISDE’s innovative Master in Global Sports Law – over the course of 12 months of intensive classroom study in New York City, and another four to six months of hands-on internship experience with a leading sports organization in the United States, Europe or elsewhere. (Longer internships may, in some cases, be possible with the agreement of the student and host organization.) [+]

Top Master's Degrees in Sport in the United Kingdom. ISDE and Columbia University are proud to announce the launch of a new companion degree program for internationally-oriented sports industry professionals. This companion program is the only offering in the market created with an external industry perspective. As the program was developed, leading sports industry professionals and law firms were consulted in order to ascertain the skills and knowledge that students would need in order to best position themselves for employment upon graduation. Qualified students will earn two professional degrees – Columbia’s market-leading Master of Science (MSc) in Sports Management and ISDE’s innovative Master in Global Sports Law – over the course of 12 months of intensive classroom study in New York City, and another four to six months of hands-on internship experience with a leading sports organization in the United States, Europe or elsewhere. (Longer internships may, in some cases, be possible with the agreement of the student and host organization.) Courses provide foundational instruction on the sports industry combined with specific training in sports (accounting, finance, marketing, personnel management, and analytics) and law (intellectual property law and alternative dispute resolution). Columbia/ISDE Companion Degree students enjoy the same academic and administrative benefits as all other full-time Columbia students. At the same time, they also benefit from the special academic content and proven placement services offered by ISDE. The program’s prestigious faculty represent many of the world’s top sporting organizations, including: National Collegiate Athletic Association National Football League National Basketball Association... [-]

Global Executive Master in International Sports Law

Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía (ISDE) Madrid
Online Part time September 2017 United Kingdom Cambridge

The Global Executive Master in International Sports Law will be aimed and focused on the sector of already experienced lawyers, or other persons already holding a B.A. degree who have proved experience and knowledge in the field of Sport Law or Sport Management, and will be interested in studying and receiving a Masters Degree in International Sports Law. [+]

The Global Executive Master in International Sports Law will be aimed and focused on the sector of already experienced lawyers, or other persons already holding a B.A. degree who have proved experience and knowledge in the field of Sport Law or Sport Management, and will be interested in studying and receiving a Masters Degree in International Sports Law. As it is ISDE’s Philosophy we do not only mean our students to reach the most up to date knowledge about Sports Law, but to acquire the skills that will help them to reach their professional goals. To do so we count on an academic staff composed by the most important lecturers related to the Sports Law world. Their commitment in making of this Programme the best Executive Master in Sports Law is the guarantee of its unequalled quality. In addition to that you will have the personalized care ISDE always provides to its students, to make of this Master your way of becoming one of the top professionals in Sports Law worldwide. Goals and purposes The main importance of the Programme is focused on teaching topics on major elements of International Sports Law, which the professional daily life of an international sport lawyer or manager are not too much elaborated on. Due to the fact that this Programme will be offered to already practicing and experienced lawyers or Sport Managers with ongoing activities, the studies will be carried out by correspondence and on an 'on-line basis' however within the term of... [-]

Bond University: Master of Sport Management

International Studies Abroad
Campus Full time September 2017 United Kingdom London Edinburgh Reading Newcastle upon Tyne + 3 more

The Master of Sports Management explores the professional challenges and opportunities for managers in the complex international sporting industry. The program will give you access to leading experts in sport, law, business and public relations who possess a wealth of industry experience, including working with elite athletes and consulting to national sporting organisations. [+]

Top Master's Degrees in Sport in the United Kingdom. The Master of Sports Management explores the professional challenges and opportunities for managers in the complex international sporting industry. Exploring sports management from a grassroots level through to elite professional sport organisations and events, this program is designed to enhance the career opportunities of established professionals, as well as assist individuals aspiring to forge a career in this unique sector. Based on the latest research and in consultation with industry, you will focus on managing high performance sport, business strategies, strategic sport marketing, human resource management, finance, risk management, law and organizational leadership. The program will give you access to leading experts in sport, law, business and public relations who possess a wealth of industry experience, including working with elite athletes and consulting to national sporting organisations. [-]