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Physical Education and Physical Activity, Pre-Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #801 (QS) London, United Kingdom
This course is designed for those with a relevant foundation degree and will give you the opportunity to gain further knowledge, skills and understanding to help you enhance your career in physical education while you work, enabling you to ‘earn and learn’.
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Our links with external organisations including Kent Sport, the Kent School Games and various coaching companies, provide you with opportunities to gain practical experience in the delivery of events and competitions.

You’ll have access to an indoor sports hall with three multi-use rooms, a fitness suite with a comprehensive range of cardio-vascular and resistance equipment, a free-weights area, and a performance analysis room.

You will explore areas including:

  • physical education
  • physical activity
  • contemporary issues
  • health education.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    360 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods in Physical Education and Physical Activity
  • Contemporary Issues, Values and Perspectives in Physical Education and Physical Activity
  • Physical Education, Physical Activity and School Sport
  • Physical Activity, Health Enhancing Physical Education
  • Independent Inquiry

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • Applicants to the Foundation Degree in Physical Education and Physical Activity must normally have:
  • a GCSE at grade C (or equivalent) in English Language;
  • an 'A' Level or equivalent qualification in the specialist pathway
  • ideally a minimum of 6 months experience (or equivalent) of teaching or supporting learners in an educational setting within the specialist pathway;
  • be employed, or working voluntarily, for 10 hours / week in a relevant setting.
  • You will be required to have a recent satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. If you don't already have this you can apply for one through your organisation.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6575 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6575 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6575 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6575 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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