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 Bournville Campus

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

Birmingham City University is currently going through a period of curriculum transformation which will finish in time for September 2017.This may affect programmes from September 2017 onwards.The aim of this review is to modernise BCU’s programmes and ensure the University reaches its targets of delivering practice-based learning that will deliver high-quality employability skills to our students. This may result in a change in the name or progression options for your chosen degree course. BCU and BCUIC will keep all students updated about these changes, and if you have any further questions, do please contact us.