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Sport Coaching and Development MA

University of Chester

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  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Parkgate Road Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    OCT-22

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Course overview

Excellent sporting practitioners can enhance the quality of the experience gained by performers and help participants achieve their potential in sport (Sport England, 2016). Our Master’s course is designed to provide advanced education and training opportunities for coaches and practitioners working with athletes and participants in a variety of sport and physical activity settings.

Why study this course with us?

You will benefit from research-informed and research-led learning and teaching practices. We will strongly encourage you to contribute to seminars, conferences, and other research sharing opportunities to develop your own academic skills and practices.

All our academic teaching staff are experienced professionals with well-established contemporary industry links in their area of expertise. Further to this, the Department has also developed strong relationships with a range of professional sporting bodies, including the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA), various county sport partnerships, Warrington Wolves RLFC, and several professional football clubs.

Assessment

You will have access to contemporary practical IT suites, as well as a range of dedicated facilities - including a sports hall, floodlit full-sized multi-purpose AstroTurf pitch, a fully equipped fitness facility, and two on-site sports fields.

Careers and Employability

Student Futures aims to deliver a service which is inclusive, impartial, welcoming, informed and tailored to your personal goals and aspirations, to enable you to develop as an individual and contribute to the business and community in which you will live and work.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 13,450per year

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

University information

University of Chester

  • University League Table

    72nd

  • Campus address

    University of Chester, Parkgate Road, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 4BJ, England

A beautiful, historic and exciting city lies at the heart of the student experience. Chester offers a welcoming community with plenty to keep students busy.
With over 15,000 students from 130 countries, Chester provides a vibrant, diverse and safe location for an ever-growing number of international students.
International students can choose from over 200 courses across all levels, all with an emphasis on how practical learning increases employability prospects.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    80th out of 122 4

    25th out of 85 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    117 55%

    67th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    68.0 68%

    58th

    18
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.97 79%

    61st

    22
  • Entry standards

    / Max 203
    129 59%

    37th

    4
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70.0 70%

    24th

    3
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.44 89%

    4th

    7

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