University Centre Bishop Burton has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
This degree will develop your critical understanding of the sport and health sectors and contemporary developments in these fields. The course is designed to provide flexibility as modules provide both sport and health-related concepts. Also, you will have optional modules at Level 6 to specialise further depending on your career pathway and personal interests. A range of both theoretical and practical competencies will be developed through different types of assessment and teaching methods.
You also have the opportunity to join the course at Level 6 (Year 3) on successful completion of a relevant Foundation Degree or equivalent. Students with an appropriate HNC can apply for direct entry to Year 2.
You will study;
Academic and professional skills
Anatomy and physiology
Sport and exercise psychology
Health screening and exercise prescription
Diet and nutrition
Injury management and rehabilitation
Coaching special populations
Principles of strength and conditioning
Community sport promotion and development
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||Main Site|
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
- Year 2
- Year 3
|UCAS Tariff||104 points||.|
|A level||E - A*|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM|
Life and/or experience of non-traditional students will be taken into account when considering applications.The successful completion of an entry task may be required when considering applications without the required formal entry qualifications
Additional entry requirements
GCSE English at grade C/4 or above.
A final year ‘top up’ is also available for applicants that have a HND or Foundation Degree in an appropriate subject (select year 3 as point of entry).
All applicants need an appropriate academic reference.
English language requirements
If first language is not English, or a Tier 4 student visa to study is required and GCSE grade C English or equivalent is not held, English language proficiency level such as International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 6.0 overall (with a minimum 5.5 in each skill) will need evidencing.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
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Fax: 01964 553101