About This Course Train for a boundary-pushing career in physical education, sport, coaching, sport development, physical activity or health, at one of the UK’s best university sports facilities. If you’re interested in a future career in physical education, sport, coaching, sport development, physical activity or health, this degree is for you. You’ll learn how to link theory with practice whilst enjoying the extensive sporting facilities at UEA. Overview In your first year you’ll explore the key areas underpinning the study of physical education, sport and fitness, and sport and physical activity development. Through core modules in the areas of psychology, physiology, skill acquisition and health, you’ll discover factors influencing the performance, participation and development of individuals within physical education, sport and physical activity settings. You’ll also gain delivery specific knowledge across a range of games activities. We attract students from a range of academic backgrounds, so the module Academic and Professional Practice is designed to facilitate a smooth transition into higher education study for everyone, and will enable you to test out your preferences through voluntary work. We operate a common suite of Year 1 modules in our Physical Education, Sport and Health cluster, which means you’ll have the opportunity to transfer to one of the following courses after Year 1: • BSc Sports Development • BSc Physical Education • BSc Physical Activity and Health In your second and third years you’ll study a combination of compulsory and optional modules covering different aspects of the landscape. In your final year you’ll also complete a research project under the supervision of a lecturer who’s actively engaged in research. This is a great opportunity to delve into an area you’re passionate about. You’ll get the chance to collect and analyse data, turning those findings into a substantial research report. This will help you demonstrate a wide range of applicable workplace skills. You’ll also have the opportunity to pursue a range of nationally accredited coaching and officiating awards alongside the set curriculum. All of these will enhance your employability and widen your horizons. We have support from an excellent careers adviser who will support you with your personal development and applications into relevant sector roles. Disclaimer Course details are subject to change. You should always confirm the details on the provider's website: www.uea.ac.uk
How to apply
You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2021.
If you already have a 2021 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.
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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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
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GCSE Requirements: GCSE English Language grade C or 4, GCSE Mathematics grade C or 4 and GCSE Science (any Science subject) grade C or 4. We welcome a wide range of qualifications - for further information please visit our website www.uea.ac.uk or email [email protected]
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||IELTS score of 6.0 overall with a minimum of 5.5 in each component|
We welcome applications from students from all academic backgrounds. We require evidence of proficiency in English (including speaking, listening, reading and writing). We will also accept a number of other English language qualifications. Please check our website for details.
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.