Sports Coaching and Development (Hons), B.A. | University of South Wales | Pontypridd, United Kingdom
36 months
Duration
14000 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
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About

The Sports Coaching and Development (Hons) degree from University of South Wales will prepare you to work in a multitude of coaching, teaching and development roles.

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Overview

You will gain experience of working in the sports industry, either with a sports development organisation, a social enterprise, community club or primary / secondary school and have the chance to gain industry-recognised coaching qualifications.

Through placements, you’ll gain an understanding of the changing nature of sports development from grass roots community projects that engage people to take up sport to working with elite athletes at the top of their game.

There are two study options: on campus, based at our USW Sport Park, or a blended learning route for students who are currently working in a sport setting.

Careers

Graduates with a Sports Coaching and Development (Hons) degree from University of South Wales can go on to work as a sport coach, coach education coordinator, school sport coordinator, 5x60 officer, National Governing Body community officer, leisure centre development officer, community coach and self-employed business manager.

This coaching course is ideal if you want to go on to study a PGCE and become a PE teacher.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Coaching Children 
  • Sports Coaching 
  • Sports Science for Coaching
  • Sports Development 
  • Managing Sport
  • Sports Development in Practice 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
64
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
72

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
64
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
72

Other requirements

General requirements

Typical A-Level Offer

  • BBC- CCC to include a Science subject or PE and to exclude General Studies (this is equivalent to 112-96 UCAS tariff points).
Typical Welsh BACC Offer
  • Pass the Advanced Welsh Baccalaureate Diploma with Grade C in the Skills Challenge Certificate and BB - CC at A Level to include a Science subject or PE but to exclude General Studies (this is equivalent to 112-96 UCAS tariff points).
Typical BTEC Offer
  • BTEC Extended Diploma Distinction Merit Merit - Merit Merit Merit in a relevant subject (this is equivalent to 112-96 UCAS tariff points).
Typical IB Offer
  • Pass the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum score of 29 overall including a score of 5 in a Science subject, Mathematics, or Psychology at higher level, and 5 or above in English at standard level

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • Part-time UK:  £720 per 20 credits

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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