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Strength and Conditioning BSc (Hons)

University of Central Lancashire

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

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

Subject Ranking

Ranked 53rd for Sports Science (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    131
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    61.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    4.32 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: CB69

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level This qualification is accepted but no typical grades have been provided
SQA Higher This qualification is accepted but no typical grades have been provided
SQA Advanced Higher This qualification is accepted but no typical grades have been provided
UCAS Tariff: 112–104 104 - 112 UCAS points. Science Preferable - Biology, Physical Education, Sport & Exercise Science

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year
Overseas students: £12,450 per year

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The Course

Summary

The BSc (Hons) Strength & Conditioning degree at UCLan allows students to gain both theoretical knowledge and practitioner skills and apply them in a real world setting. Students will be given the opportunity to assist with performance testing of professional teams in order to gain invaluable experience of working within high performance sport.Students will be taught by staff who coach at the elite level and who also undertake contemporary research at the highest level in the field of strength & conditioning. The skills and experience gained from these two crucial areas is used to create a relevant, practical and contemporary learning environment.Students will graduate from the course with the knowledge and practical coaching competency to begin an exciting career as a Strength & Conditioning coach.A rewarding career awaits - you could find yourself working in sports performance or with high performance athletes, or working in the NHS or for local authorities. Graduates can also go on to a career as a consultant or working for governing bodies, and social work and health and fitness clubs are also options. Many of our graduates are now undertaking coaching roles in strength and conditioning, such as, Strength and Conditioning Coach for a sports club, Freelance Strength and Conditioning Coach, as well as Health settings, including in the medical field.

Start Dates

  • 16 September 2019 at Main Site

University of Central Lancashire

University League Table Ranking: 102nd

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is a leading modern university with roots stretching back to 1828. Centred in the heart of Preston, England, UCLan also has campuses in Cyprus, Cumbria and Burnley as well as numerous international partnerships.

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Postal Address

School of Sport and Wellbeing
University of Central Lancashire
Admissions Office
Corporation Street
Preston
PR1 2HE
ENGLAND

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