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Sport and Fitness (Top-Up) BSc (Hons)

University of Brighton

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Eastbourne

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    27-SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

Our Sport and Fitness top-up degree is a springboard for careers in coaching, health promotion, fitness assessment and beyond.It builds on relevant foundation degrees or Higher National Diplomas (HNDs) and focuses on the application of science to vocational settings.You will choose options allowing you to specialise in areas such as physiology, nutrition and performance analysis. There are also practical sports modules for those interested in physical education.As part of the course, you take an extended work placement that allows you to apply your theoretical knowledge and gain professional experience. Previous students have worked in health and fitness clubs, sports clubs, PE departments and leisure centres.Teaching a balance of knowledge and skill, the Sports and Fitness BSc(Hons) is perfect if you're looking to speed up your career development and make headway into the industry.We are one of just 10 institutions nationally, selected by the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA), to become a CIMSPA Higher Education Partner. We are part of their pilot programme to develop CIMSPA endorsed and quality assured degree programmes to improve students’ employment prospects. The partnership also offers many benefits for students studying this course.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 14,604per year

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

HND (BTEC) : M

Foundation degree/HNDMerit grade from an HND in an appropriate subject. In addition, students must have passed the following modules as part of their HND:work placement/experience type module (min 15 CATS credits)level 2 module (min 15 CATS credits) in sport or exercise physiologylevel 2 module (min 15 CATS credits) in sport or exercise psychologyone module each (min 15 CATS credits), ideally level 2, for two of the following areas: sport and/or exercise biomechanics, nutrition, sports/exercise coaching, sports/exercise

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University information

University of Brighton

  • University League Table

    112th

  • Campus address

    University of Brighton, Mithras House, Lewes Road, Brighton, Brighton & Hove, BN2 4AT, England

Employability is embedded into every course, helping students to develop transferable and personal skills.
The university is set between the sea and the South Downs National Park and has easy access to London.
International students are guaranteed a place in halls of residence.

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