Combine practical skills in sport and physical activity with an understanding of education.
Why Education & Sport at Strathclyde?
Develop your knowledge and understanding of education systems.
Opportunity to put theory into practice in a community placement and enhance your employability.
Study the core elements of sports practice, physical activity for health, human movement science, coaching and sport development.
Develop your practical skills in sport and physical activity and learn to apply these in an educational context.
Benefit from teaching and participation facilities within the new sport and health building.
Graduates can expect to be employed in areas that involve formal and/or informal education, for example PE teaching, sports coaching and development, active school co-ordination and youth development programmes. In additional throughout the course you will develop a variety of communication, leadership and analytical problem solving skills which will be attractive to employers in a variety of sectors.
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 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.
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||University of Strathclyde|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||BBB - ABB||GCSE English Language 6/B or Literature 6/B, GCSE Maths 4/C and/or a science (Biology preferred) 6/B|
|Scottish Higher||AAAB||Higher English B, Maths/Applications of Mathematics National 5 B and/or science at B|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||36 points||English SL5 or equivalent, Maths and/or a science SL5|
|Scottish HNC||Pass||Relevant HNC (eg Sports Coaching with Development of Sport; Fitness, Health and Exercise; and Applied Sports Science) a IN Graded Unit; Higher English B (or equivelant); other courses may be considered on an individual basis|
|Scottish HND||Pass||Sports Coaching with Development of Sport/Fitness, Health and Exercise/Applied Sports Science: BBB in Graded Unit.|
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|EU||£1,820 *||Year 1|
|England||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£1,820 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£9,250 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.