This course is designed to prepare you for a career as a professional sports coach. Whether you want to work in a performance or participation domain, in schools, governing bodies, professional sports clubs or commercial sport/activity settings, the course has been planned to challenge and support your development to be the best sport coach you can be. Whether you aspire to coach children, adolescents or adults as a professional sports coach we will extend your knowledge and understanding of how to design coaching sessions, plan for participant development or adapt your delivery to achieve desired outcomes, we'll help you get there. Your studies involve theory and practical elements, where lectures and essay writing are combined with real-world opportunities to put your knowledge into practice. During your course, you will undertake a work placement in an appropriate sport coaching setting. We know that to be an employable graduate, you need to able to think and act creatively, formulate solutions to problems and be an effective communicator whether in a written, verbal or social media environment. We support you to develop those skills so that you can interact effectively with others in a range of sport coaching situations.
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How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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|Campus name||Chesterfield College|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||A relevant Level 3 Qualification English and Maths (Grade C/4 or above at GCSE or Level 2 equivalent) Mature students with relevant experience will also be considered|
Additional entry requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6995*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.