Loughborough College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson EDI

Sport- Community Sport & Physical Activity Pathway

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Course summary

The HNC in Sport is delivered on UK Academy sites in Bicester, Blackpool, Manchester, Stratford, Warwick and Weymouth. Loughborough College works with UK Sports Academy to oversee quality assurance. Students must be engaged with the UK Sports Academy in order to apply for this course. Students can progress onto an HND in Sport following the course and there are options to top up into a full degree at Loughborough College. The aim of the course is to provide students with the knowledge, skills and experience to progress into a career within the sports industry.The course blends theoretical underpinning with practical application to give students the expertise to move into employment and further study. Students also gain an understanding of performance and can apply theories and concepts of topics like nutrition and technology to their football. Please only apply for this course through UK Sports Academy.


Physical Activity, Lifestyle & Health, The Sport Landscape, Project Management, Risk & Safety Management in the Outdoors, Activity Leadership, Nutrition, Technology in Sport & Work Exposure

Assessment method

The programme uses a variety of assessment techniques to ensure that you can demonstrate the range of learning outcomes. Subject knowledge and understanding is assessed through examinations, coursework essays, coursework reports, individual or group presentations, written evaluations, debates and posters will be used as other forms of assessment. These also assess a range of transferable skills, including confidence in academic written communication. Simulated problems and case studies are used to assess problem solving skills and creativity in design solutions – these may be assessed through unseen examinations or as a written essay/report.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £12500 Year 1
International £12500 Year 1

Additional fee information

The cost of some activities are not included in your tuition fee and you will need to meet this cost in addition to your fees. A summary of the costs that you may be expected to pay, and what is included in your fees can be found on our website
Sport- Community Sport & Physical Activity Pathway at Loughborough College - UCAS