Are you looking to develop a career in the outdoor industry? Do you wish to learn personal, practical and coaching skills? You may also be looking for an alternative route into Higher Education.
The course attracts a wide range of individuals from academic and vocational backgrounds who wish to develop industry skills in the area.
This course will give you the opportunity to gain an academic qualification whilst also working towards nationally recognised competency and coaching qualifications in outdoor sports such as kayaking and sailing, which will broaden your knowledge and increase your chances of employment.
The outdoor recreation modules are delivered by experienced and well qualified staff at the Plas Menai National Watersports Centre.
Bangor is ideally located for outdoor enthusiasts, sitting on the edge of the Snowdonia National Park and within easy access of the Menai Straits and Anglesey with its varied marine sports opportunities, including coasteering, sea kayaking, sailing, surfing etc.
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||Coleg Menai (Main Site)|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||64 points on UCAS tariff.|
64 points on UCAS tariff, from A/AS levels.
All subjects except A Level General Studies considered.
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||64 points on UCAS tariff, from BTEC Extended Diploma in a relevant subject.|
|Scottish Higher||64 points on UCAS tariff, from Scottish Highers.|
Pass at Grade C or above in GCSE English or Welsh (first language) and Mathematics is required.
Physical Education and Science GCSEs would be advantageous.
For individuals with no formal qualifications, admission is based upon, but not exclusive to, personal statement or CV, assessment at interview, performance in task set specifically for admission purposes, relevant work experience and/or employment references.
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£8,300||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£8,300||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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Fax: 01248 370052
Course contact details
Fax: 01248 370052