Athletic Training & Conditioning


Year Three

20 Credits

This module will extend students' knowledge of applied exercise physiology. Students will critically assess the scientific evidence around athletic training and conditioning programme design in order to critique common practice, established 'knowledge' and innovative approaches. A particular focus will be given to the development of both theoretical and practical expertise.The following key training principles will be covered:
- Assessment/evaluation
- Periodization
- Injury prevention/overtraining
- Rehabilitation
- Specific populations


Group presentation 
Individual written report