University Centre Bishop Burton has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
This degree will enable you to develop your knowledge and understanding of the sport and health sectors and integration of these. You will be given flexibility to specialise in either a sport or health context within the assessments you will undertake. Work-based learning will also enhance your knowledge of the industry and help you develop vocational skills so you feel comfortable in a range of relevant employment settings.
Opportunities to work with local sports clubs, primary schools and health providers will develop your understanding of the subject and the programme also develops a range of research skills for the industry and further study.
Students with an appropriate HNC can apply for direct entry to Year 2.
You will study;
Anatomy and physiology
Sport and exercise psychology
Health screening and exercise prescription
Diet and nutrition
Nutrition for sport health and wellbeing
Coaching children and young performers
Research methods for sport, health and exercise
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
|UCAS Tariff||80 points|
|A level||E - A*|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMP|
|Access to HE Diploma||80 UCAS points in a relevant Level 3 Access to HE Diploma|
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
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