You’ll apply your learning to practice, focusing on meeting participants’ physical and psychological needs. By the end of the Diploma of Higher Education in Sport and Fitness course at The Open University UK, you’ll be a more effective, reflective practitioner and you’ll be well on the way to a degree.
Key features of the course
- Offers flexible learning that fits around your sport, fitness and work commitments
- Demonstrates a strong applied focus through the extensive use of audiovisual case studies
- Uses innovative technology such as augmented reality to enhance your learning
- Enables you to gain Register of Exercise Professions CPD points throughout your study
- Builds a solid foundation for further study
This diploma is ideal if you want to enhance your prospects in sports coaching, fitness training or the leadership of recreational groups. It’s also valuable if you’re self-employed in the sport and fitness sector, working at sports clubs or keen to develop your career in sports management or sports development.
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Working with people in sport and fitness
- Sport and exercise psychology in action
- Applying sport and exercise sciences to coaching
- 24 months
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
Registration opens in March.
DisciplinesHealth Sciences Sports Sciences View 100 other Masters in Health Sciences in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
There are no formal entry requirements to study this qualification.
- You don’t need experience of working in sport and fitness prior to starting this diploma. However, you’ll find the modules and assignments much easier and more fulfilling if you can draw on employment (paid or unpaid) experience.
International6192 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6192 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEA6192 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6192 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
At current prices, the total cost of your qualification would be £12,384
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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