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Marine Sports Science (Level 6 only) BSc (Hons)

Cornwall College

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Cornwall College Newquay

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

This three year programme is designed to provide you with a firm grounding in the science, technology and business applicable to a marine sports career.This programme can also be studied as a one year top-up where you will complete Year 3 only. Based at our main Cornwall College Newquay campus, and at our premises on Tolcarne Beach in Newquay, you will have the opportunity to study a number of different modules relating to the ocean environment in which you practice your sport.There are also modules that will allow you the opportunity to gain key qualifications in your particular area of expertise; enhancing your employability in what is a competitive industry. Alongside this the essential business, management, transferable and soft skills, which are key to graduate level employment, will be embedded in a number of modules. These include event and expedition management and business and enterprise.Sustainability of marine sector sporting activities and environmental awareness will be considered alongside new and developing technology in the industry.This programme will be taught in a variety of modes including lectures, practicals, workshops and block delivery both in and by industry. Assessment is via a combination of assignments, presentations, exams, case studies and practical work.Possible careers available with this qualification:Activity Centre ManagementEquipment ManufactureEventsEnvironmental or Sustainable Marine BusinessSalesCoachingTeachingThe application process for full-time and part-time degree level courses with The Cornwall College Group starting in September 2017 is still open and we are taking applications. Full-time applicants should apply via UCAS and part-time applicants directly via the College website.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 9,950per year

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Students should have 240 credits with 120 at level 5 from a relevant Foundation Degree, HND, or equivalent in an appropriate subject. All qualifications and subject grades will be considered on an individual basis. HND qualifications may require additional bridging module.


University information

Cornwall College

  • Campus address

    Cornwall College, Tregonissey Road, St Austell, Cornwall, PL25 4DJ, England

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