University of Brighton

Degree level: Undergraduate

Sport Coaching and Development (Top-Up)

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Course summary

This course for students who want to extend their vocational skills and specialist knowledge in the growing field of sport coaching and development. It specifically builds on our Sport Coaching and Development foundation degree but is also a suitable top-up for similar sport-based programmes. As a Brighton student, you benefit from our partnerships with Sussex County Cricket, Brighton and Hove Albion FC and Eastbourne Borough Council. We give you the chance to do a work placement alongside your studies so you can gain practical experience and graduate with a head start. We are one of just 10 institutions nationally, selected by the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA), to become a CIMSPA Higher Education Partner. We are part of their pilot programme to develop CIMSPA endorsed and quality assured degree programmes to improve students’ employment prospects. The partnership also offers many benefits for students studying this course.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
CXP1
Institution code:
B72
Campus name:
Eastbourne
Campus code:
E

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

This one year programme is aimed at those students who hold an HND, FdA, FdSc or DipHE in Sport Coaching and who wish to obtain an Honours degree.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)66.0 overall with a minimum of 5.5. in each element, or equivalent English Language qualification.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £14748 Year 1

Additional fee information

The fees listed here are for full-time courses beginning in the academic year 2021-22. Further tuition fees are payable for each subsequent year of study and are subject to an annual increase of no more than 5% or RPI (whichever is the greater). The annual increase for UK/EU students, who are subject to regulated fees, will increase no more than the statutory maximum fee. The tuition fee you have to pay depends on a number of factors including the kind of course you take, and whether you study full-time or part-time. If you are studying part-time you will normally be charged on a pro rata basis depending on the number of modules you take. If your course includes a sandwich year option you will pay a reduced fee during this year; £1,330 for home students and £2,100 for international students. International students should confirm the tuition fee for the course you are applying for by using our course finder. You may have to pay additional costs during your studies. The cost of optional activities is 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 Coaching and Development (Top-Up) at University of Brighton - UCAS