Become a great all-rounder and prepare for your career with this industry-focused sports coaching qualification, awarded by our chief university partner: Nottingham Trent University. About the course Whether you currently work in sport and want to progress, or you plan to complete a sports-related qualification to kick-start your career, then this course can help you realise your potential. We will help you to hone and develop the practical and academic skills you'll need to become the capable 'all-rounder' that the ever-changing sports and leisure industries demand. Whether you want to work in sports coaching, sports development or sports administration, we'll help you towards reaching your goals. Back of the net! Campus Because of our special relationship with Nottingham Trent University (NTU), this course is based at NTUs Clifton Campus Sports Village, sited in a parkland setting just four miles from Nottingham City Centre. There are excellent public transport links with the City Centre and all other parts of Greater Nottingham. Year 1 modules include
- Coaching Theory and Practice
- Strength and Conditioning
- Physiology of Sport Performance
- Foundations of Sport Psychology
- Introduction to Research Skills
- Inclusive Sport and Community and Engagement
- Foundations of Sports Biomechanics
- Professional Development Placement
- Applied Research Project
- Applied Skill Learning
- Event Management in Sport
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
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How to apply
This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible 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.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Applicants from outside the European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) are advised to contact our International Office for advice and information before submitting their UCAS application. Please call +44 (0) 115 838 0527 or email: [email protected]
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Additional entry requirements
Applicants are normally invited to attend an informal interview as part of the admissions procedures.
Applicants may be asked to provide a portfolio of their recent work.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||5.5||An overall band score of 5.5, with no individual component less than 5.0.|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£8250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£8250||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.
Additional fee information
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Clearing contact details
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0115 838 0610
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
The University Centre Team
0115 838 0610