Close icon

Personalise what you see on this page.

Choose from the options below. We'll show you information based on your current location as default.

I'M FROM

  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

LIVING IN

  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

LOOKING FOR

  • Undergraduate courses
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.
Viewing as a student from United States living in United States interested in Undergraduate courses

Sport Coaching with Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

Sheffield Hallam University

Add to favourites

Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**Course summary**- Prepare for the degree with an extra foundation year at the start.- Learn to coach in world-class facilities.- Opportunity to work in a sports environment both in the UK or abroad.- Benefit from a teaching team that combine active coaching, coach educators, coach employment and coach development experience. Prepare for a career as a professional sports coach. Whether you want to work in a performance or participation role, in schools, governing bodies of sport, professional sports clubs or commercial sport and activity settings, this course challenges and supports your development.**How you learn**The course is suitable if you don't meet the entry requirements for our BSc (Hons) Sport Coaching course, or you want extra preparation before starting degree-level study. You share the first year with other sport foundation students, then move on to the degree.Whether you aspire to coach children, adolescents or adults as a professional sports coach we extend your knowledge and understanding of designing coaching sessions, plan for long-term participant development or adapt your delivery to achieve desired outcomes, we'll help you get there.You learn through- lectures- seminars- tutorials- practical sessions or workshops.- project supervision of your students in an extensive range of research topics- participation in practical coaching activities to demonstrate your ability to develop others- field trips and external visits to enhance your learningIn the foundation year, you build your Sport Coaching interest and knowledge alongside developing your academic skills. You receive face-to-face feedback regularly during your modules in order to prepare you for the completion of your assignments. This will be via tasks set for you to undertake in the module seminars or in your independent study time.**Applied learning****Work placements**You will have the opportunity to arrange a work placement in between your third and fourth years. This gives you a real-world experience to prepare you for your future career. Previous students have found placements in Sheffield, the South Yorkshire region and opportunities further afield, delivering coaching, coach education and coach development in Tanzania, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Fiji and Spain as well as working with a first division football team in Italy, coaching children in South African townships, and working with the US kayak team.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

Information not available

Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

Choose a qualification

UCAS Points : 64

This must include at least 24 (Grade D) from one A level or equivalent BTEC National qualifications. For example:DDE at A Level.MPP in BTEC Extended Diploma.A combination of qualifications, which may include AS levels and EPQ.

VIEW MORE

Do you need to know more?

Ask a question directly and subscribe to this university

REQUEST INFO

University information

Sheffield Hallam University

  • University League Table

    66th

  • Campus address

    Sheffield Hallam University, City Campus, Howard Street, Sheffield, Sheffield, S1 1WB, England

Partnered with La Trobe University in Australia, the universities work together on research and innovation projects with global impact.
The GoGlobal scheme helps fund students to take up opportunities studying, working or volunteering abroad. All students have the opportunity to do this.
Students come from 125 countries. Sheffield Hallam has offices in China, Nigeria, India, Pakistan and Malaysia.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    46th out of 85 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 203
    123 56%

    43rd

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    66 66%

    40th

    3
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.17 83%

    43rd

    9

Is this page useful?

Yes No

Sorry about that...

HOW CAN WE IMPROVE IT?

SUBMIT

Thanks for your feedback!