Sport, Health and Exercise Science (Level 6 only)

Cornwall College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Plymouth

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Course summary

TEF Silver

The Cornwall College Group has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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This programme focuses on the practical application of theoretical constructs in an industry relevant manner, with the vision to enhance both employability and entrepreneurial acumen. It aims to deliver a broader understanding of the scientific underpinnings of health related promotion, sport development and education. This innovative approach will better prepare you for the demands of a continually evolving sport and health related industry in a sustainable manner. Assessment is through an honours research project, written assignments, presentations, practical placement and theoretical exams. You will be assessed working on real-life projects, such as teaching physical education in local primary and secondary schools or developing sport, health and physical activity in the wider community. You may also carry out fitness testing on athletes from local sports clubs. Possible careers available with this qualification: PE Teacher Health Referral Sport Development Officer Sports Coach Performance Advisor Talent Development Coaching Development Assistant Sport Administrator Research Assistant Laboratory Assistant

Course details


Indicative Modules: - Honours Dissertation - Lifelong Health - Sport, Health & Exercise Science in Practice (Work-based). Options (choose two): - Science - Application of Sport Psychology - Sport & Exercise Physiology Health - Principles of Nutrition - Applied Coaching.

How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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240 credits from a Foundation Degree/HND or Dip HE in an appropriate subject.

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Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £4300 Year 1
England £4300 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4300 Year 1
Scotland £4300 Year 1
Wales £4300 Year 1
International £4975 Year 1
Channel Islands £4975 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Sport, Health and Exercise Science (Level 6 only) at Cornwall College - UCAS