• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

Develop specialist skills in performance analysis and coaching to train athletes to their full potential.

  • Use the latest performance analysis technologies and state-of-the-art facilities including our £10.8m sports centre
  • Choose an innovative programme which focuses on the interdisciplinary nature of performance analysis and coaching
  • Benefit from a strong combination of practical and theoretical learning

Designed in collaboration with our industry partners, this exciting new Performance Analysis and Coaching Science (Hons) programme from University of Derby will provide you with invaluable knowledge, applied experience and technological skills for a career in a highly competitive arena.

Careers

This performance analysis and coaching course equips you with the knowledge and skills for employment in areas such as elite sport, performance analysis, talent identification and sport coaching in the UK and abroad.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
    • Duration description

      Up to 6 years. 

  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods for Sport and Exercise
  • Sports Coaching: Theory & Practice
  • Applied Notational Analysis
  • Applied Movement Analysis
  • Psychomotor Learning and Sport Psychology
  • Biomechanical Assessment for Sport and Exercise

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    56

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General Requirements

  • UCAS points - 128 (up to 16 from AS-levels)
  • Specific requirements at GCSE - GCSE Maths and English Grade C/Grade 4 (or above) or equivalent qualification

Alternative entry qualifications:

  • BTEC - DDM
  • Access to HE Diploma - 60 credits: 45 at level 3 with a minimum of Dist: 15 Merit: 24 Pass: 6

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14045 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14045 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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  • Part-time UK students -  £1,155 per module

Living costs for Derby

  • 540 - 860 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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