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Sport and Exercise Studies (Top-up) BA (Hons)

Newman University

Key Information

Course duration: 1 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 64th for Sports Science (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
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  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    63.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    4.17 / 5.00


UCAS Course Code: 3501

15 January

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Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per course

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The Course


The sports, health and leisure market offers a rapidly growing number of opportunities for employment in a wide range of careers, including a broad range of opportunities in sports development, sports management, physical education and related vocations. There is a real need for talented, well-equipped professionals to work in these expanding fields. Undertaking a degree in Sports Studies enables you to develop the knowledge, understanding, skills and competencies required for establishing a career in sports related professions. You will examine the practical, professional and theoretical elements that influence sports and exercise performance and participation. You will be taught through a combination of lectures, workshops, seminars and practical sessions. Assessment is by a combination of written examinations, presentations, assessed coursework and practical tests. The coursework may include a working portfolio, laboratory manuals, reports and essays. Graduates from Sports Studies courses at Newman now work in sports teaching, sports development, sports and leisure management, the armed forces and police, and sports promotion. This course develops your ability to work in a variety of fields after graduation.

Start Dates

  • September 2018 at Newman

Newman University

University League Table Ranking: 113th

Newman University is situated in the south of Birmingham, 8 miles from the city centre. A truly distinctive university, Newman believes that education is about developing the whole person and nurturing independent and critical thinking.

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Postal Address

PE and Sports Studies
Newman University
Genners Lane
Bartley Green
B32 3NT

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