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Adventure and Outdoor Management (accelerated degree) with Sport Foundation Year BA (Hons)

Solent University (Southampton)

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Do you want to turn your love for sport into an academic qualification and study for a sports-related honours degree here at Solent University? Leading directly on to our highly-regarded sports degrees, this one year foundation programme will equip you with the skills you’ll need to progress on to a full degree.This course provides a pathway onto our BA (Hons) Sport Management, BA (Hons) Physical Education, BA (Hons) Sport Coaching and Sport Development, and BA (Hons) Adventure and Outdoor Management (including the 2 year Accelerated course) courses.Studying this foundation year could give students an opportunity to extend previous experience gained, or provide a route back into education. The course will help develop the key academic skills required to make the transition to studying a full honours degree. Designed to reflect the needs of the sports industry, students explore a variety of subjects from leadership to fitness foundations, sports business management, sport in the contemporary world and volunteering.Students will study core theories in sport and fitness but, crucially, will learn how to apply this knowledge in practical settings – helping to develop the skills that employers are looking for.To enhance learning, students have the opportunity to build further skills by undertaking professional qualifications such as NGB and REPs. Students are also able to assist some of our degree-level students with community projects through the volunteering unit, gaining real world experience, as well as building confidence and employability skills.**What does this course lead to?**Students on our sports degrees have gone onto a range of exciting careers, including sports coaching, events management and fitness training.**Who is this course for?**This course is perfect for sports enthusiasts who wish to study for a full honours degree, but might not meet the entry requirements.Upon completion of the foundation year, students will be able to progress directly on to the first year of a relevant undergraduate sports-related course.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 11,660per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

UCAS Points : 48

and GCSE Maths and English at Grade C/4 or above.

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University information

Solent University (Southampton)

  • University League Table

    100th

  • Campus address

    Southampton Solent University, East Park Terrace, Southampton, Southampton, SO14 0YN, England

The university is home to students from over 100 different countries who have all chosen to study in the UK at Solent University.
With strengths in maritime, creative industries and sports, Solent's ambition is to be renowned for excellence in everything it does.
Solent's dedicated international team can provide information, advice and guidance on issues including visas and immigration, life in the UK and employment.

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