Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Physical Education with Outdoor Education

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Course summary

Push boundaries by combining traditional physical education study with a focus on outdoor activities with this physical education with outdoor education course. As part of your course, you'll:

  • Have the opportunity to develop your confidence, leadership and resourcefulness
  • Become a highly proficient educator in the rapidly expanding field of outdoor physical education
  • Experience the university's Headingley Campus grounds with its dedicated orienteering trail
  • Have access to our fantastic sports facilities, including the mobile climbing tower
  • Study applied scientific principles and a series of option modules
  • Develop expertise in specialist areas to maximise your opportunities and enhance your employability prospects

Course details

Modules

Year 1 Core Modules:

  • PE & Sport Pedagogy 1a
  • PE & Sport Pedagogy 1b
  • Scientific Foundations of Human Movement for PE
  • Lifestyle Sports
  • Sociology of PE
  • Psychology of Motor Learning
  • Personal, Professional & Academic Development
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • PE & Sport Pedagogy 2
  • Employability in PE
  • Research Methods for PE
Plus at least one from the following year 2 core outdoor education option modules:
  • Adapted Outdoor Adventure
  • Adventure Analysis
Plus at least one from the following year 2 theory modules:
  • Social Psychology
  • Applied Human Movement for PE2
  • Applied Social Science of PE
In addition, choose from a list of Year 2 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list Year 3 Core Modules:
  • PE & Sport Pedagogy 3
  • Final Year Project (with an outdoor focus)
Plus at least one from the following modules below:
  • Teaching & Learning Through the Outdoors
  • Journeying Through the Outdoors
Plus at least one from the following year 3 theory modules:
  • Analysing Human Movement
  • Contemporary Issues in Physical Education & Youth Sport
  • Applied Psychology
In addition, choose from a list of Year 3 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
X3C6
Institution code:
L27
Campus name:
Headingley Campus
Campus code:
H

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
93%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
EU £9250 Year 1
International £10500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Physical Education with Outdoor Education at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS