Loughborough College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Nottingham Trent University

Sports Management Top-Up Degree

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Course summary

TEF Gold

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The BA (Hons) in Sport Management is a one-year top-up degree programme which has been designed to give you a theoretical and practical experience of the fast-growing sport industry. The modules on this course will provide you with the skills and experiences necessary for a successful career within the Sport industry. This programme will allow you to enhance your current knowledge and skills in order to develop as an informed sport specialist. Converting your existing HND or Foundation Degree into a full BA (Hons), this course seeks to enhance your abilities and broaden your understanding of industry processes. Your learning will include lectures, seminars, guest speakers, conferences, practical tasks at events, trips, peer-group learning and independent study. The programme provides you with an opportunity to study modules such as:

  • Strategic Management
  • Sports Development
  • International Development of Sport as a Business
  • Global Sports Marketing
Your academic and course tutor will work with you throughout the duration of your programme, supporting your development and tracking your academic progress, to ensure that you achieve your best. Features/Benefits:
  • Induction and team-building
  • Opportunity to attend graduate and employment fairs and sporting facilities
  • Opportunities to achieve additional qualifications such as the ILM Certificate in Leadership and Management
  • Study a course that provides you with the essential skills and experience to enhance your employability or prepare you for further study.
  • Study in a supportive environment, with a range of services at your fingertips to help you reach your full potential.
  • Loughborough College was awarded TEF Gold 2019.
  • Be a full member of Loughborough Students Union- consistently voted No.1 for student experience.
This course is also available as Blended Learning pathway in which you will have access to a range of online materials, tools, and learning community, Flexible mode of study, 6–8 contact days a year and can study while you work, please apply direct to the college. Progression Opportunities Sport provides wide career opportunities. Successful graduates gain rewarding employment in environments such as sports development, sports coaching, sporting governing bodies, the health and fitness sector, and the sporting events industry. Employment opportunities also exist in areas such as sales and marketing, personal training, and sports promotion. Achievement of this degree qualification also provides you with the platform for postgraduate study.

Course details

Modules

The programme provides you with an opportunity to study the following modules: Research Proposal, Dissertation, Strategic Management, Sports Development, International Business of Sport and Global Sports Marketing

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.


How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeN290
Institution code L77
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Successful completion of an HND or Foundation Degree.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE (or equivalent) English Language and Maths Grade 4/C or above

We welcome applications from mature students over the age of 21 and may be flexible in our normal offer if you show a commitment to succeed and have the relevant skills and experience of working within the industry.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7395 Year 1
International £7395 Year 1
England £7395 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7395 Year 1
Scotland £7395 Year 1
Wales £7395 Year 1
Channel Islands £7395 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.
Sports Management Top-Up Degree at Loughborough College - UCAS