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Sport Coaching and Physical Education (Top up) BA (Hons)

University of Cumbria

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Lancaster

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

**Course Overview**This course is ideal for students with a level 5 qualification looking to top up from further education or transfer from another University. You'll examine the theory of physical education, sport and coaching science across education, leisure and community sectors but there is nothing virtual about this course, hands-on experience plays a big part.Your academic learning will be intertwined with practical sessions in our purpose-built sports facilities. This programme focuses on physical education, sport coaching and sport development, blending academic rigour and vocational skills.It consistently links up-to-date multidisciplinary theory with practical skills. It is designed to appeal primarily to those seeking careers in sport coaching, physical education/sport teaching in primary, secondary and tertiary sectors (further post-graduate study would be required) and sport development officers within national governing bodies and local authorities**Why Choose University of Cumbria**- Our great links with sports partnerships and bodies boost your career prospects- Our strong relationships with local and regional organisations give you the opportunity to liaise and work with real-life stakeholders and community groups- Opportunities to organise sporting events with schools and in the community- Great tutor support and we get to know you because our class sizes are small- Our tutors have a wealth of experience in sport as coaches and managers- Great sports complex and up-to-date facilities- Our aim is to give you all of the academic knowledge and practical skills needed in the teaching of physical education and the coaching of sports activities from childhood to elite performance.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 10,500per 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

HND (BTEC) :

Successful completion of a related foundation degree or HND. Applicants from courses based at institutions other than University of Cumbria will be assessed on their suitability depending upon the modules they have studied.

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University information

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University of Cumbria

  • University League Table

    117th

  • Campus address

    University of Cumbria, Registered Office, Fusehill Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 2HH, England

Distinct and pioneering, the University of Cumbria’s heritage dates from 1820. Its campuses include two in a World Heritage Site, the idyllic Lake District.
An international scholarship scheme offers a range of awards to all eligible students. The university also offers a £1,000 early payment discount.
For the 2021/22 transition year, all eligible EU, EEA or Swiss students will receive a Fee Discount Scholarship to bring fees in line with UK/home fees.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    75th out of 84 6

  • Entry standards

    / Max 203
    124 62%

    48th

    24
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    60 60%

    70th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.68 74%

    83rd

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