This course is Distance Learning with limited contact days at the college's Main Campus This HNC programme enables a multidisciplinary study of sport and exercise science at a higher level, where you will have the opportunity to study all major disciplines of sports science, as well as an introduction to research and laboratory skills. you will gain a scientific understanding of the core principles involved in supporting a range of sporting performances. Learning will be largely online with 5-7 contact days per year, where you will be required to visit Lough borough College. During these contact days, you will be able to put theory into practice, by utilising our sports science laboratories and practical facilities, whilst also befitting from face-to-face delivery and support.
Year 1 modules -Nutrition, Fundamentals of Sport & Exercise Psychology, Anatomy & Physiology, Professional Skill, Training Fitness and Testing, Coaching Practice & Skill Development, Community Coaching and Injury Prevention. Year 2 Modules: Project, Advanced Coaching, Talent ID & Development, Performance Analysis, Physical Education & School Sport, Contemporary Issues in Coaching, Strength & Conditioning for Coaching.
Assessments include a range of exams, essays, projects, presentations and reports. Such diversity allows you to experience and refine various academic and professional skills to prepare for your next steps.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
We welcome applications from mature students over the age of 21 and may be flexible in our normal offer if you show a commitment to succeed and have the relevant skills and experience of working within the industry.
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£8250||Year 1|
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