This vocational programme prepares you for an exciting career within the Sport, recreational, entertainment and leisure industries. Provision within this sector is becoming globally prominent both at community levels through to elite and professional sport. The international and vocational focus of this programme will open exciting opportunities for sports enthusiasts.
Year One - Level 4 (HNC & HND) • Application of the Coaching Process (20 credits; compulsory) • Contemporary Challenges: Making a Difference (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Fitness and Well-being Management (20 credits; compulsory) • Learning in the Digital Era (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Sport, Physical Activity and Society (20 credits; compulsory) • Sporting Structures and Delivery (20 credits; compulsory). Year Two - Level 5 (HND) • Application of the Advanced Coaching and Mentoring Process (20 credits; compulsory) • Building your Personal Brand for Sustainable Employment (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Changemakers: Creativity and Value Creation (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Community Sports Planning and Delivery (20 credits; compulsory) • Managing the Professional and Elite Sports Environment (20 credits; compulsory) • Sports Infrastructure, Design and Operation (20 credits; compulsory).
The programme will be assessed through a structured mix of assessments which will include assignments, essays, coaching sessions, practical sports leadership assessments, management reports, exams, debates, industry presentations and field study work as well as development records, reviews, dvd’s and blogs. Assessments will also aim to support the development in managing ICT, communication and numeracy skills for industry, and key skills development notably task management, problem solving, team work, personal development and leadership.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Swansea Business Campus
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9000||Year 1|