Sport Coaching at Northumbria University, Newcastle - UCAS

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Course summary

From the playground to the world stage, coaches make a difference. If you want to help people at all levels and ages achieve their potential, this course is for you. This is a course specifically for future coaches, teachers and sports educators. This specialisation means that you’ll have the skills, knowledge and understanding that may not be taught in a general sports degree. You will be learning on some of the best campus sport facilities in the UK and rated Top 5 in the country by the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2014. Learning from several staff who have been there and done it at National, International and World level, you’ll learn to inspire elite athletes, communities and young people through the power of sport. 98% of students said they were satisfied with the course, with the specific following areas all receiving 96% agreement: High quality of application of theory to practice; Links to industry; Stimulating module content; Communication and Transparency; Variety of teaching and assessment. (NSS, 2020) For more information in relation to studying Sport Coaching, contact Northumbria University today on 0191 406 0901 or register for Sport Coaching updates.


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Assessment method

Your tutors will use a variety of teaching methods, which may include lectures, seminars, problem-based workshops, case discussions, practical activities, group work and tutorials. Teaching is backed up by a well-designed support system that will underpin your learning journey. You will have access to a Guidance Tutor with whom you can discuss any academic issues. Extensive feedback from both tutors and peers is built into the course.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Sport Coaching at Northumbria University, Newcastle - UCAS