Activate Learning

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson EDI

Sport and Exercise Science (Coaching Science)

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Course summary

The Level 5 Higher National Diploma allows students to specialise by committing to specific career paths and progression routes to degree level study. Holders of the Level 5 Higher National Diploma will have developed a sound understanding of the principles of Coaching Science and will have learned to apply those principles more widely. They will have learned to evaluate the appropriateness of different approaches to solving problems. They will be able to perform effectively in their chosen field and will have the qualities necessary for employment in situations requiring the exercise of personal responsibility and decision-making. On successful completion of the Level 5 Higher National Diploma, students can develop their careers in the Sport & Exercise Science sector. The Level 5 Higher National Diploma is also recognised by Higher Education providers as meeting admission requirements to many relevant Sport & Exercise Science-related courses.

Course details


14. Research Project (30 credits) 16. Performance Analysis 17. Talent ID 24. Personal and Professional Development 15. Advanced Coaching 25. Work Experience 37. Sports Rehabilitation

Assessment method

Practical Demonstration Presentation Written Report Poster Presentation Practical Case Study Electronic Portfolio Case Study

How to apply

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.






Northern Ireland

Republic of Ireland

This course is not accepting applications from students requiring a Student visa. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students

There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7300 Year 1
England £6165 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6165 Year 1
Scotland £6165 Year 1
Wales £6165 Year 1
Channel Islands £6165 Year 1
International £7300 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Sport and Exercise Science (Coaching Science) at Activate Learning - UCAS