Undergraduate Pathway in Sports Science

You will be based in the new £41 million City South Campus, with access to the University’s dedicated physiology and biomechanics laboratory.
The courses – endorsed by professional bodies such as the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences – offer the flexibility of learning out on the pitch or in the gym as well as conducting lab-based research.

Your pathway to Birmingham City University

Stage 1

Stage 2

Stage 3

Stage 4

University Foundation First Year Degree Second Year Degree Final Year Degree







Stage 1: Two semesters

Stage 2: Two semesters


Stage 1: September and January

Stage 2: September

Study Location

Stage 1:
BCUIC, University House

Stage 2, 3 and 4:
City South, Edgbaston

Stage 1: University Foundation


Click below for more information on each module

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication 3

  • Numerical Techniques 1

  • Biology 1

  • Physics 1

  • Design Concepts

  • Business Studies

  • ICT Skills

  • Biology 2

Stage 2: First Year Degree

Stage 3: Second Year Degree

Stage 4: Final Year Degree

Birmingham City University Degree Pathways

Click below for more information on each pathway

  • BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Nutrition

  • BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science

  • BSc (Hons) Physical Education and School Sport

Special entry requirements

  • Students entering University Foundation must have Mathematics qualifications at GCSE-level or equivalent with a Grade C.