University of Bath has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
Gain a critical appreciation of sport, health and physical activity in contemporary society. Prepare yourself for a variety of careers in the sports industry.
This degree is designed for those who wish to understand the relevance of sport, health and physical activity within society.
In the course, you’ll reflect on the relationships between the body, sport, health, leisure and society. You will explore how society impacts on the production and consumption of sport, physical activity and the leisure industry in the UK and globally.
You will become proficient in conducting research and further your knowledge of the sports industry.
The first year will introduce you to key social science theories and research methods. You will build on this during the second year and select from a range of optional units.
Your final year will cover advanced topics in sport and the social sciences. You will write a dissertation and refine the topics you wish to specialise in.
How to apply
This course is not accepting applications at this time. Please contact the provider to find out more.
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!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||AAB - A*AC||
Typical Offer: Obtain AAB or A*BB or A*AC in 3 A levels.
A level General Studies will not be considered. We may be unable to consider an A level in your own language (unless it is English or Welsh).
Alternative A level offer: ABB plus one of the following: grade A in an EPQ, grade B in the Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenge Certificate or grade M1 in Cambridge Pre-U Global Perspectives.
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||D*DD|
|Access to HE Diploma||
D: 33 credits
M: 6 credits
|Typical Offer: Pass the Access to HE Diploma, with at least 33 credits achieved at Distinction and 6 credits achieved at Merit or above.|
|Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal||D3, D3, M1 - D2, D3, M3||
Typical offer: Obtain D3, D3, M1 or D2, M1, M1 or D2, D3, M3.
Alternative Cambridge Pre-U Offer: D3, M1, M1 plus one of the following: grade A in an EPQ, grade B in the Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenge Certificate or grade M1 in Cambridge Pre-U Global Perspectives.
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||36 points||Typical offer: Obtain 36 points overall and 6, 6, 5 in three Higher Level subjects.|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||AB||Typical offer: Obtain AB in Advanced Highers plus AAABB in Scottish Highers.|
GCSE Mathematics grade C or 4 plus GCSE English grade C or 4.
For further qualifications information and English Language equivalents, please see: go.bath.ac.uk/sport-soc-sci