Sports Coaching and Development BSc (Hons)

Edge Hill University

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 45th for Sports Science (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
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  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    57.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
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    4.17 / 5.00


UCAS Course Code: S5C8

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: BBB Please note, the above represents an example of how you can achieve the required number of tariff points, however you can also achieve this with other combinations. A combination of A Level and BTEC awards may also be accepted.
UCAS Tariff: 120 Preferably to include Physical Education, Sports Studies, a Science subject, or a related subject.GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) is also required.You are invited to submit a portfolio of your coaching experience to date, including evidence of having completed a Level 1 Coaching Certificate in any sport or the achievement of a Sports Leaders UK Award, if applicable.

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Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year
Overseas students: £12,000 per year

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The Course


Sports coaching and development is a rapidly growing area which covers youth and elite sport, community and organisational development, strength and conditioning, and performance analysis. Studying this degree will enable you to develop the practical and theoretical knowledge you will need to implement contemporary sports coaching and development initiatives. It will also enhance your understanding of the qualities and skills that you will need to work effectively in sports coaching and sports development settings.

Start Dates

  • 16 September 2019 at Ormskirk (Main Campus)

Edge Hill University

University League Table Ranking: 71st

Edge Hill University is based on an award-winning campus in Lancashire, close to Liverpool and Manchester. The university has been providing higher education for over 130 years, based on an ethos of opportunity from knowledge. Its academic community comprises nearly 11,500 full-time undergraduate and...

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Postal Address

Sport and Physical Activity
Edge Hill University
St Helens Road
L39 4QP

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