The course will equip you with knowledge of sports science while emphasising its applications to coaching practice. The modules that you will study cover the fundamental principles of the three main sub-disciplines of sports science including physiology, sport psychology, nutrition and training & fitness.
Foundations of sport psychology
Anatomy and exercise physiology
Introduction to coaching and sport development
Analysing and improving sport performance
Coaching skills and education
Principles of strength and conditioning
Emotions and performance in sport and exercise
Applied strength and conditioning
Professional development and practice
Applied sport psychology
A mixture of assessments will be used including coursework, presentation, practical assessments and exams.
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.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||96 points||We welcome and encourage applications from a wide spectrum of potential students who may offer a combination of awards and experience. All applications are considered on an individual basis. We will take into account your motivation, ability, industrial experience and educational background.|
|Access to HE Diploma||Access to Higher Education Diploma – 60 credits, of which at least 45 must be achieved at level 3 (from 2010, with merit) and with an appropriate combination of modules.|
Additional entry requirements
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£6,165 *||Year 1|
|EU||£6,165 *||Year 1|
|England||£6,165 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£6,165 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£6,165 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£6,165 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.
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