Moulton College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: The University of Northampton

Sports Performance and Coaching

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Course summary

This course has been designed to help you develop skills and knowledge in order to develop and critically analyse long-term coaching programmes in relation to the impact made on an athlete’s performance. You will also evaluate theories in relation to nutritional aids and how they can enhance performance. You will study subjects to develop practical skills and theoretical knowledge about running and leading coaching sessions across a variety of sports. You will demonstrate the ability to critically analyse psychological demands on athletes and the development of coping strategies. You will complete a project on a topic agreed with your tutor in order to submit a dissertation.


You will study subjects to develop practical skills and theoretical knowledge to run and lead coaching programmes across a number of sports. You will demonstrate the ability to critically evaluate the physiological and psychological demands placed on athletes and devise and undertake a research project in order to submit a dissertation.

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We are interested in students that can demonstrate ability in areas such as experience in the specified field that have not followed a traditional educational pathway. We will review each application and invite you for an interview. If we receive an application that identifies you may require additional English and Maths support we may tailor an individual support package to help you with this.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

2022/2023 Full-time Fees The College will charge a fee of £9,000 per annum for undergraduate students, £7,200 per annum for HND/HNC students, £9,000 for BSc Construction Top- Up students. £9,000 for BSc (Hons) Animal Behavioural Science & Welfare( Top-up) Students, £9,000 for BSc (Hons) Equine performance and Therapies Top-Up Students, £9,000 for BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy Top-Up students and £9,000 for BSc (Hons) Sports Performance and Coaching Top-up students Students who started their courses in previous academic years will continue to pay the same fee as when they started. Part time Students will pay £1500 per 20 credits For all additional course costs please contact the provider .
Sports Performance and Coaching at Moulton College - UCAS