Physical Education and Sports Coaching with Foundation Year at York St John University - UCAS

York St John University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Physical Education and Sports Coaching with Foundation Year

Course summary

Build your confidence, learn new skills, and prepare yourself for your degree in sport. Take your first step in preparing for an exciting career in sport with a foundation year. This 1 year course will help you refine your academic and professional skills, while also gaining essential knowledge across all of the key areas of sport studies. This foundation year in sport is an opportunity to put yourself in the best possible position when you start your degree with us. It lets you add an extra level of preparatory work and broad knowledge to your degree. This option is ideal if you do not yet meet the entry requirements for your chosen degree, you have been out of education for a while, or you just don’t feel ready yet to start studying at degree level. The modules you will study on this course all cover important areas of sport which are relevant to whichever of our courses you choose to progress onto. This includes: Physiology Biomechanics Psychology Sociology There is also a strong focus on managing your transition to independent study and university level learning. We will introduce you to the different types of assessment you may experience at degree level (including presentations, exams, essays and practical assessments). You will also gain the essential practical skills needed for laboratory and field work.


Modules include: Preparation for Success: Studying Sport, Exercise and Physical Education Laboratory and Field Based Testing in Sport and Exercise Human Anatomy, Mechanics and Movement Sport, Exercise and Social Sciences

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £14000 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

For courses with an optional Placement Year, during the Placement Year your fees will be reduced to 15% of the annual fee value.
Physical Education and Sports Coaching with Foundation Year at York St John University - UCAS