Loughborough College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Sport and Leisure Management

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Course summary

This two-year, full-time course aims to provide you with a broad range of management skills relating specifically to sport, leisure and physical activity. With strong links to industry professionals, this HND offers you the opportunity to gain a firm comprehension of practical skills development, and will allow you to enhance your existing knowledge and expertise. The HND in Sport and Leisure Management combines theoretical study with practical experience, providing you with an understanding of the key areas of industry practice. The course will develop you as a fully rounded practitioner and professional within your respective field by studying various modules, including:

  • Physical Activity, Lifestyle and Health
  • Operation Management and Leadership
  • Sport Marketing
You will be taught by specialist managers who have proven experience in various divisions within business and commerce. We consistently strive to provide advanced training that is relevant and, therefore, we regularly update this learning programme to reflect the changing issues and practices within the sport and leisure management industry. Features and Benefits
  • This qualification has been approved by The Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA) and is therefore suitable for students wanting to work towards gaining membership of this governing body.
  • Students will have the opportunity to gain the ILM Certificate in Leadership and Management, which is highly regarded by industry.
  • Study a course that provides you with the essential skills and experience to enhance your employability or prepare you for further study.
  • Study in a supportive environment, with a range of services at your fingertips to help you reach your full potential.
  • Loughborough College was awarded TEF Gold 2019.
  • Be a full member of Loughborough Students Union- consistently voted No.1 for student experience.
Progression Opportunities This HND enables you to progress on to a BA (Hons) Sports Management (Top-Up) Degree at Loughborough College. Our HND also provides you with the skills needed to embark on a career within this exciting sector.

Course details


Year 1 Modules:

  • Physical Activity, Lifestyle and Health
  • The Sport Landscape
  • Project Management
  • Sport Marketing
  • Operation Management and Leadership
  • Inclusive Sport
  • Work Exposure
  • Working with Young People
Year 2 modules:
  • Research Project
  • Entrepreneurism in Sport
  • Leisure Management and Leadership
  • Event Management
  • Sport, Health and Society
  • Advance Coaching
- Managing a Sport Programme

Assessment method

The programme uses a variety of assessment techniques to ensure that you can demonstrate the range of learning outcomes. Subject knowledge and understanding is assessed through examinations, coursework essays, coursework reports, individual or group presentations, written evaluations, debates and posters will be used as other forms of assessment. These also assess a range of transferable skills, including confidence in academic written communication. Simulated problems and case studies are used to assess problem solving skills and creativity in design solutions – these may be assessed through unseen examinations or as a written essay/report.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We welcome applications from mature students over the age of 21 and may be flexible in our normal offer if you show a commitment and have the relevant skills and experience of working within the industry.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7750 Year 1
International £7750 Year 1
England £7750 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7750 Year 1
Scotland £7750 Year 1
Wales £7750 Year 1
Channel Islands £7750 Year 1

Additional fee information

The cost of some activities are not included in your tuition fee and you will need to meet this cost in addition to your fees. A summary of the costs that you may be expected to pay, and what is included in your fees can be found on our website.
Sport and Leisure Management at Loughborough College - UCAS