Coventry University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Sport & Leisure Management with Foundation Year

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Course summary

The Sport & Leisure Management with Foundation Year BA (Hons) course aims to provide you with a solid grounding for building a career developing and managing sports, sports leadership and leisure events management. The strength of the course lies in preparing students, who are unable to follow the more traditional route onto a degree course in Sport & Leisure Management. The first year aims to provide you with a solid grounding for building a career in management. You will learn all the key components of successful leadership, along with essential knowledge of general business operations domestically and globally. Students who successfully complete their foundation year will then progress onto the Sport & Leisure Management BA (Hons). Progression onto the degree element of Sport & Leisure Management BA (Hons) aims to create work-ready graduates with skills in developing and managing sports, sports leadership and leisure events management. The Sport & Leisure Management BA (Hons) course has been designed in conjunction with a range of collaborators and stakeholder input with the aim that you graduate with the skills and knowledge needed to thrive, be that locally, nationally or internationally. CU Scarborough operates in an area known for leisure pursuits and for international motor bike events, surfing, sailing and world championship mountain biking, plus the Tour de Yorkshire and Yorkshire Cricket Festival. It is also part of the same £50m development as Scarborough Sports Village and Scarborough Athletic FC and has close ties with Scarborough Rugby Club. For more information about what you will study, please visit our website.


Modules In the foundation year one, the main study themes are: • Business Communications • Management Skills • Marketing for Business • Global Business During the Sport Performance & Coaching degree part of the course, the main study themes are: Year Two • The Sport and Leisure Environment • Introduction to Sport and Leisure Delivery • Management and Leadership in Sport and Leisure • Marketing, Sales and Customers in Sport and Leisure Year Three • Operations Management in Sport and Leisure • Developing a Specialism for Sport and Leisure • Managing Resources • Managing Finance and Funding Final Year • Project and Events Management in Sport and Leisure • Contemporary Issues in Sport and Leisure Management • Strategy and Change Management • Sport and Leisure Management Project

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation
  • Year 1

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Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants who do not have Level 3 (A-level or equivalent) qualifications. We can considered on an individual basis provided that you have 5 GCSEs at grade 4 / C or above including English and Mathematics plus two years relevant work experience. Your application will be considered on an individual basis and the application is reviewed as a whole, which includes previous and predicted qualifications, experience, reference and Personal statement that outlines your motivation to study the course. The University also accepts the BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate/BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma and BTEC Level 3 National Diploma/BTEC Level 3 Diploma for entry onto degree programmes, provided that they are studied in combination with other qualifications that are equivalent to three A2 Levels. This may include subject specific requirements where necessary. If you are successful in receiving an offer, you will be invited to an Applicant Visit Day to discover more about the course and studying at Coventry University Group.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7950 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7950 Year 1
Scotland £7950 Year 1
Wales £7950 Year 1
Channel Islands £7950 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £7950 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Sport & Leisure Management with Foundation Year at Coventry University - UCAS