Study with one of the country’s most established Sport and Physical Education providers, with staff working at the cutting edge of innovative teaching and learning practices and pedagogical research. Combine theory of teaching with practical activities, examine motivation and psychology of sport and learn lab-based skills to understand human performance. In addition, you will develop research and analytical skills for your final year professional study enabling you to investigate a key area that informs your future practices. The unique ability to choose a BA or BSc route will also offer you the chance to specialise in an area of interest. Your future employability is at the heart of the course where 99% of students are in work/study six months after finishing. You’ll have opportunities for relevant work experience throughout that will prepare you for working within and sport and physical education contexts beyond your undergraduate study.
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
Gain an understanding of teaching and coaching that is transferable to multiple contexts using the pedagogical models of Sport Education, Cooperative Learning, Teaching Games for Understanding, Movement Education, Experiential Learning and Health Based Physical Education
Explore contemporary issues influencing the education, sport and health fields through lectures and examine the potential impact of policy and theory development on sport and physical education
The course includes a variety of assessments that enable you to develop a range of academic and professional skills. The assignments build directly on the teaching sessions and you will be supported by lecturers to complete the work.
Throughout the three years of the course support is provided in the form of formative (or practice) assessments. In addition you will be able to benefit from peer assessment and individual/group tutorials.
Assessment types include essays, Case studies, Literature review, Reflective writing, data exercises, Portfolios, field work, business report, laboratory reports , exams, presentations and posters
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Bedford Campus|
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||112 - 120 points|
|A level||BBC - BBB|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM - DDM|
|Access to HE Diploma||112 - 120 tariff points|
Applicants must have an A-level or equivalent in a sport/science/PE subject at grade C or above.
Applicants with other qualifications will be considered. If you would like to check that your qualifications will be accepted please contact the university.
|Channel Islands||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|EU||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|International||£11,500 *||Year 1|
|England||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£9,250 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.