University of Suffolk has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
Applied Sport is a multi-billion pound, multifaceted industry within the UK and lends itself to a number of disciplines and areas within the fields of physical education, coaching, health and physical activity, and business. It is our appreciation of the sheer breadth of the sport industry that has formed our exciting and varied BA in Applied Sport, giving students the opportunities to study a wide range of these contemporary and in-demand areas, ready to step into employment within any of these sectors. Our highly experienced, vocationally skilled and relevant staff team have experience in fields of health, training, education, sports development, business management, and both amateur and professional sports settings. As such, our excellent scope of industry contacts allow us to make work experience a fundamental cornerstone of our courses, giving you the opportunities above the many other students seeking employment. Our unique pathway options (years 2 and 3 of the study program) in Sports Coaching and Physical Education, Sports Management and Events, Sports Coaching and Development, Therapeutic Health, and Sport International, give students a fantastic opportunity to really personal their course. These pathways are rich with highly sought-after work experience opportunities with our huge range and network of industry links and partners such as Premier (Sports), Leyton Orient FC and Cambridge Utd FC, and various county health and sports professionals and partnerships. We offer a range of teaching and coaching opportunities with our direct links with West Suffolk College, giving students the chance to build their CV’s and experiences in the classroom or on the training ground and many of our students continue onto a PGCE with us, well equipped with experience and employable qualities from their placements. In addition we have exciting opportunities to gain some experience working abroad with our international sports coaching contacts in locations such as Chicago, IL, USA, amongst others.
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.
|Campus name||University of Suffolk at West Suffolk College|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 points|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM|
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||IELTS 6.0 overall (minimum 5.5 in all components) where English is not the students' first language.|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.