Sport Science (Outdoor Recreation) Coleg Menai

Undergraduate

Awarded by: Bangor University (Prifysgol Bangor)

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.

  • Qualification

    Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Coleg Menai (Main Site)

  • Start date

    2 September 2019

  • Duration

    2 years


How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code 41J1
Institution code M65
Campus name Coleg Menai (Main Site)
Campus code -

Points of entry

This means the year in which you would like to start the course.

‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.

‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.

You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 64 points on UCAS tariff.
A level 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

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £8,300 Year 1
EU £8,300 Year 1
England £8,300 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8,300 Year 1
Scotland £8,300 Year 1
Wales £8,300 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.