This course is subject to revalidation This course is for anyone who wants vocational experience while developing an extensive knowledge of sports management issues and concepts within the leisure industry. It will give you the relevant skills and abilities to work in the private, public or voluntary sector. You will also work towards coaching qualifications, a Level 2 gym instructor qualification and a safety steward qualification.
Year 1 (Level 4): • sports coaching • fitness and exercise industries • sports marketing • an introduction to sports development • managing sport organisations • research methods and professional development Year 2 (Level 5): • sports coaching and workforce management • stadia and sports facilities management • managing performance and elite sports environments • community sports development • sustainable employability and empowerment skills
Assessments include phased tests, reports, portfolios, practical activity, work logs, reflective writing and presentations.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Tycoch campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Please contact the Gower College Swansea International Department at http://www.gcs.ac.uk/international or on +44 1792 284007.
|UCAS Tariff||48 points|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||PPP|
|Access to HE Diploma||Pass|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||PP|
Additional entry requirements
A DBS check may be required for the placement element of this course at an approximate cost of £44.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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