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Disability Sport Coaching and Development Foundation Degree

Liverpool John Moores University

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    CC61

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    66th

    7
  • Subject Ranking

    11th

    2 (Sports Science)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    155

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    73

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    4.16

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    FD

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    16-SEP-19

Course Summary

LJMU is a recognised leader in the field of Sport Development and this foundation degree is a unique course offered in partnership with Greenbank College, a leading UK disability sport organisation. All teaching and learning activities are delivered at Greenbank College, which is located close to Sefton Park, not at LJMU.In recent years, the professionalisation and development of disability sport coaching has become a key component of government sport strategy. Coaching as a profession requires knowledge of what and how to coach and this degree will encourage you to apply theory to practice to enhance coaching performance.If you are passionate about disability sport and want a chance to help others achieve their sporting ambitions, a foundation degree in Disability Sport Coaching and Development could be the route for you. Current demand for appropriately qualified coaches is high across a variety of settings (coaching children; participants and athletes). To be a successful coach, you need to be self-confident with strong interpersonal skills and a sense of responsibility. You also need to have an in-depth knowledge of the coaching structures within sport.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • UCAS Tariff
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Access to HE Diploma

Details

Subject specific requirements: Any subject but the student must show a strong interest in a career within the Sporting industryIs general studies acceptable? YesAre AS level awards acceptable? Yes

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

66th

About this University

Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is a modern, student-centric university with a heritage that stretches back to 1823. Students are offered university experience informed by exceptional research and extensive industry links, producing graduates who are socially engaged and entrepreneurial. Wherever they've come from and wherever they are planning to get to, LJMU helps students find their place in the world.

Address

Greenbank College

Greenbank Lane

Liverpool

L17 1AG

UNITED KINGDOM