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Course summary

Transform Your Passion into a Career with Sports Coaching at Worcester! Take the first step towards a fulfilling career in sports coaching with the University of Worcester. This degree is tailored to meet the evolving demands of the sports coaching profession, blending theoretical knowledge with extensive practical application. It's not just a course; it's a pathway to understanding and shaping your coaching approaches across various sports. Key Highlights of Your Coaching Journey

  • Comprehensive and Flexible Curriculum: Start with foundational modules in Coaching, Development, and PE, and progress to specialised subjects like Disability Sport or Performance Analysis, giving you the freedom to tailor your degree to your passions and interests as you progress. The innovative design of our sport coaching degree also allows you to gain credits for a bracketed named degree, if you wish, in one of these specialist subject areas. Specifically, BSc Sport Coaching (Performance Analysis) or BSc Sport Coaching (Disability).
  • Hands-On Experience: Gain practical coaching experience in a diverse range of sports, enhancing your skills and understanding of coaching practices.
  • Expert Faculty: Learn from current coaching practitioners who bring real-world insights from various sporting environments.
  • State-of-the-Art Facilities: Access top-tier resources like the University Arena, 3G AstroTurf, and more, for an immersive learning experience and access our high-tech fitness gym with free membership for all first-year students living in halls.
  • Additional Qualifications: Enhance your profile during your studies with various industry-recognised coaching awards and engage in sports-related volunteering.
  • Global Opportunities: Broaden your perspective with the opportunity to study abroad for a semester.
  • Scholarship Opportunities: Apply for a sports scholarship and/or aim to achieve an academic scholarship to support your academic journey and foster your talents.
Why Choose Worcester for Sports Coaching?
  • Inclusive Excellence: Join a close-knit community where every individual is valued and supported to achieve their potential.
  • Career-Focused Education: Prepare for a range of career paths in coaching or further studies in teaching or Masters level programmes.
  • Recognized Achievements: Be part of a university consistently honoured for its commitment to quality education and sustainability.
Discover Sports Coaching at Worcester's Open Days Experience the vibrant campus life at Worcester. Meet our faculty, students, and graduates to learn about the unique aspects of our Sports Coaching course. Kickstart Your Coaching Career at Worcester – Where Your Coaching Dreams Become Reality!

Modules

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Assessment method

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How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
C601
Institution code:
W80
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

The University of Worcester accepts all qualifications within the Tariff, and normally looks for the equivalent of 3 A levels. More information can be found at http://www.worcester.ac.uk/journey/entry-requirements.html

Additional entry requirements

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Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
International £13100* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

These fees are set by the University, but are subject to UK Government confirmation. The University expects to apply an inflationary increase to its published fee levels every academic year.
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