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Sports Coaching and Exercise FdSc

Teesside University

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    C607

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    100th

    8
  • Subject Ranking

    61st

    2 (Sports Science)
  • Entry Standards

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

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    118

  • Graduate Prospects

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

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    67

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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

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    4.03

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    FdSc

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    21-SEP-20

Course Summary

**Note: Due to the course delivery location and visa restrictions, this course is NOT available to international students requiring a Tier 4 visa**.**Location**: This is a full-time award of Teesside University delivered in partnership with Hartlepool College of Further Education (campus code 5, call 01429 295000). The course is also available part-time. Contact the college for details of delivery days.**Course overview**: This is an innovative qualification which provides a holistic approach to develop the academic and vocational skills needed to succeed in the sport and exercise environment. By integrating a work-related approach, the programme meets the needs of learners, and of employers, who have informed much of the content. The course equips you with the skills required to be an effective reflective practitioner in the field of sports coaching and exercise. Fundamental theories of coaching, practical competencies and the application of academic knowledge are considered in Year 1. The programme progresses to introduce analytical and problem-solving skills in Year 2. You study aspects of physiology, psychology, anatomy, nutrition, biomechanics and motor skills. Practical coaching and instructing with different groups is also considered in addition to keeping up to date with the changing nature of the industry.**After the course**: Graduates should be well prepared for careers in sports coaching or exercise as the course provides the opportunity to develop the required skills to obtain national governing body awards. Successful graduates may also wish to further their education by progressing to the top-up degree BSc (Hons) Applied Sport and Exercise on a part-time or full-time basis at Teesside University. Career options are varied including coaching at various levels (dependent on additional governing body qualifications), from recreation to elite sports performance, and sports development in the public or private sectors.

Entry Requirements

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  • UCAS Tariff
  • Access to HE Diploma

Grades / Points

40–48

Tuition Fees

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£6,150 per year

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University information

University Ranking

100th

About this University

Teesside University is a friendly, modern university based on a vibrant campus in the heart of Middlesbrough in North East England. The university has recently invested more than £270m in its campus and facilities and offers a range of courses and study options. It is investing an additional £300m over the next ten years to further enhance the students' experience.

Address

Hartlepool College of Further Education

Stockton Street

Hartlepool

TS24 7NT

UNITED KINGDOM