Middlesbrough College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Open University Validating Partnership

Outdoor Adventure Education and Leadership

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Course summary

The outdoor adventure education and leadership sector is a diverse industry which attracts many capable people. This programme is intended to launch your career by bringing together theory, practice and experience which is vital to have an effective launch pad for professionals to find successful employment opportunities. This programme will give you a raft of industry required qualifications so that you are ready for employment and can take ownership of your own career pathway.

Course details


MModules offered may vary. Year 1 modules include: • Adventure Activity and the Body • Business and Marketing • Education and Learning Outdoors • Understanding Research • Land Based Practice • Water Based Practice Year 2 modules include: • Outdoor Adventure Sports Contexts • Business Leadership and Organisation • Introduction to Teaching and Learning • Sports Research • Expedition Practitioner • Incident Prevention and Management

Assessment method

Assessment on the course will be by a variety of coursework and exams, designed to provide you with an opportunity to demonstrate your ability to meet the learning outcomes of the programme. To support you, a variety of assessment methods are used to enhance the experience as well as develop key transferrable skills.

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

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants for the course will need to have 40-48 UCAS points. The points can be from a range of Level 3 qualifications (NVQ Level 3, BTEC Level 3, A level. Alternatively, the applicant may possess a vocational equivalent qualification (level 3), such as VTCT, CYQ or Active IQ. Non-standard applicants will be considered on individual merit and industrial experience relevant to the programme.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6300 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6300 Year 1
Scotland £6300 Year 1
Wales £6300 Year 1
Channel Islands £6300 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Outdoor Adventure Education and Leadership at Middlesbrough College - UCAS