Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: Leeds Beckett University (formerly Leeds Metropolitan University)

Sport Coaching (Taught)

There are other course options available which may have a different vacancy status or entry requirements – view the full list of options

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Course summary

With an active passion for coaching, this course allows students to focus on specific areas that interest them. Students will be able to direct their learning towards their chosen coaching career goal from the very beginning, matching learning and assessment to the demands of coaching.


Core Modules:

  • Participant & Performer Development
  • Understanding & Analysing Sport Performance
  • Research Process
  • Optimising Skill Acquisition & Learning
  • Applied Coaching Project
  • Professional Coaching Practice
In addition, choose from a list of option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.

Entry requirements

Applicants should either have at least a 2nd Class Honours degree in the cognate subjects of sports science, sport coaching, sport development, physical education or qualified teacher status, at least a 2nd Class Honours degree in a non-cognate subject supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject applied for, or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. All applications should be supported by a reference, either academic or professional. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum 6.0 in each component) or equivalent.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Please see www.leedsbeckett.ac.uk for fee information.
Sport Coaching at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS