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
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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.
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Fees and funding
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Additional fee information
Course contact details
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+44 (0)1604 491127