University of Worcester

Degree level: Undergraduate

Physical Education

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Course summary

Overview This degree has been specifically designed to meet the changing needs of the Physical Education profession and has a broad range of modules that will prepare you for a career in teaching or supporting the delivery of Physical Education and extra-curricular activities. The course is delivered by a large team of highly experienced and enthusiastic Physical Education practitioners, committed to ensuring a quality experience that will provide you with the tools to become an effective and employable graduate. Throughout the course, you will take part in lectures, seminars, practical workshops and work placements, gaining valuable experience in primary and secondary schools and other community settings. You will have numerous opportunities to supplement the course with a range of National Governing Body awards, helping you extend your knowledge and understanding further. You will also have the option of studying abroad, spending a semester with one of our international partner universities. The degree content will ensure that you graduate with key knowledge of the delivery of all areas of the Physical Education National Curriculum, as well as the application of pedagogical practice. Progressing from this course, you will be in a strong position to apply for a Qualified Teacher Status course such as the Post Graduate Certificate of Education, or to move onto one of our Master's courses. Key Features

  • Highly motivated staff with experience in all phases of education and across all levels of PE
  • Opportunities to teach children from all key stages and ability levels
  • Module options to suit individual preferences
  • Top quality facilities including the state of the art inclusive University Arena
  • Opportunities to progress onto routes into teaching or Master's level study
  • Extensive sports-related volunteering and Earn as You Learn opportunities
  • The opportunity to study abroad for one semester
Learn more about the course at our Open Days Visiting us is the best way to get a feel for student life at the University of Worcester. You'll find out more about the course at our subject specific talks, and have the opportunity speak to staff, students and recent graduates about what it’s really like to study at Worcester. Book your place at www.worcester.ac.uk/open-days

Course details

Modules

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Assessment method

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How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
XC36
Institution code:
W80
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
International £13100* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

These fees are set by the University, but are subject to UK Government confirmation. The University expects to apply an inflationary increase to its published fee levels every academic year.
Physical Education at University of Worcester - UCAS