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Undergraduate Pathway in Science and Health

The School of Sport, Health and Applied Science is an internationally-recognised centre with established expertise and resources in running degrees in the areas of sport, health and exercise sciences. The School is committed to offering students vocationally-relevant programmes of study with the highest academic standards. It has undergone rapid expansion in recent years, with the building of new facilities to support the programmes, and the employment of expert staff in the various fields of sport, health and exercise science.

All of the School’s teaching and learning activity is underpinned by significant research and consultancy (knowledge transfer) work, and staff are actively involved in professional associations.

The School of Sport, Health and Applied Science scored 90% for access to learning resources in the 2016 National Student Survey. 89% of students in the School agree that staff are enthusiastic about what they are teaching.

The St Mary’s University is one of the UK’s most supportive universities with an established heritage of outstanding teaching.

Undergraduate Pathway

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Stage 1Stage 2Stage 3Stage 4
University Foundation               First Year Degree     Second Year Degree     Final Year Degree    

£11,365 (Two Semesters)

£12,565  £11,750* £11,750*

* NB. All stated St. Mary’s University fees are a guide only and are subject to change on an annual basis.

Stage 1: University Foundation


  • Study Skills and Communication module
  • Critical Thinking
  • Globalisation
  • Numerical Skills
  • ICT Skills
  • Mass Communication
  • Foundations in Science & Health

Stage 2: First Year Degree

Your modules will depend on the degree you have chosen,alongside which you will study a module on Study Skills and Communication.

Stage 3: Second Year Degree

See information about your chosen degree below.

Stage 4: Final Year Degree

See information about your chosen degree below.

Successful completion of this pathway will lead to one of the following awards from St Mary’s University:

  • BSc (Hons) Nutrition
    BSc (Hons) Psychology

*All courses are subject to approval


Stage 1: One or two semesters
Stage 2: Two semesters


Stage 1: September, January and May
Stage 2: September

Study Location

St Mary’s University
60 Waldegrave Road
TW11 8GT

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Undergraduate Programmes

University Foundation in Business, Management, Marketing and Tourism
University Foundation in Creative Media and Humanities
University Foundation in Law and Social Science
University Foundation in Science and Health
University Foundation in Sport and Exercise Science

Postgraduate Programmes

Premaster’s in Creative Media and Humanities
Premaster’s in Business, Management and Tourism
Premaster’s in Science and Health
Premaster’s in Sport and Exercise Science
Premasters in Law