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The Diploma of Higher Education Sport and Exercise Science (Chronic Health Conditions) consists of the first two years of the BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science (Chronic Health Conditions) degree. Aimed at individuals who wish to develop their interest in sport science with a robust grounding in scientific principles relevant to the health and exercise industry. Students will gain a strong scientific understanding of the sport science principles, whilst pursuing an interest in those individuals who are afflicted with compromising chronic health conditions. This Two-year full-time award employs a range of established techniques to initiate and undertake the critical analysis of information and apply this to learning about rehabilitation, referral and chronic health conditions. As result, graduates will leave with the technical understanding and skills that will enable them to adapt to a changing workplace and assume significant responsibility within organisations. Students may also choose to further their study by continuing to the third year of the BSc honours programme in order to obtain a full BSc honours degree.
This course contains a variety of assessment methods to ensure practical and academic competence. Case studies Examinations - both multiple choice and essay questions Practical portfolios Mini-projects Reflective logbooks Presentations - both individually and in small groups Reports Essays Individualised coaching plans Practical assessments - both in small groups and individually Written assessments Peer and tutor observations
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||80 points||80 UCAS tariff points, to include one GCE A level grade C or above Applicants must hold a minimum of four GCSE passes at grade C/4 or above to include English, Maths and Science.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMP||Applicants must hold a minimum of four GCSE passes at grade C/4 or above to include English, Maths and Science.|
|Access to HE Diploma||Writtle University College welcomes applicants studying Access to HE Diploma courses. For more information please contact [email protected] Applicants must hold a minimum of four GCSE passes at grade C/4 or above to include English, Maths and Science.|
|Scottish Higher||80 UCAS tariff points, to include 2 x B|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||80 UCAS tariff points, to include 2 x B1 or H2 higher|
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Additional entry requirements
The entry requirements listed represent typical offers for some of the most popular courses. We use the UCAS tariff when making offers and to determine whether you have met the conditions of our offer. Applicants are selected on their individual merits and offers can vary. We have an inclusive Admissions policy which recognises a broad range of qualifications, both academic and vocational and take into account relevant practical skills. Applicants studying a mixture of qualifications (e.g. A Level with BTEC, Advanced Technical Diplomas) are also warmly welcomed. Please contact our undergraduate Admissions Team for further advice on our entry requirements. Telephone: +44 (0)1245 424200 Email: [email protected]
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|