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Sport Development and Coaching BA (Hons)

University of Bolton

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UCAS CODE: C606

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    University of Bolton Main Site, Greater Manchester

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Want to champion sport and physical activity? One of the largest sectors of the sport and leisure industry, sport development and coaching engages people to take part in sport and physical activity. Our BA (Hons) Sport Development and Coaching degree offers you the professional skills and knowledge required for a career encouraging and enabling people to get active.Sport isn’t just for elite athletes – it’s for everyone. Passionate, effective and inspiring sport and physical activity development professionals and community coaches are needed to get people moving, help them gain skills and confidence in their physical abilities, develop their sporting potential and adopt active lifestyle habits.Our BA (Hons) Sport Development and Coaching is ideal if your ambition is to become an advanced sport, physical activity and coaching development professional.Expertly combining theory and practice, our dedicated team will guide you as you explore the principles, theories, and methods of sport and physical activity development and coaching, as well as social, economic, and political factors affecting the industry. You’ll learn about the ways in which organisations work together to provide opportunities for sport, and different approaches used to engage and sustain physical activity among different inactive groups of the population.You’ll have opportunities to support and deliver practical coaching sessions and sport and physical activity projects with community groups, gaining the skills, knowledge and confidence to organise your own coaching projects, sports and activity events.We’ll also encourage you to gain nationally-recognised governing body coaching and activity instructor certificates. Our ambition is to help you become a skilled sport and physical activity professional, ready for a career helping disadvantaged groups enjoy physical activity and wellbeing benefits.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 12,450per year

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

UCAS Points : 96

Your Level 3 subjects should preferably include physical education or a related sport, health or sociology subject; for instance, A-level PE or BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport.You should also have five GCSEs at grade C or above or grade 4 to 9 (or equivalent) including English, and preferably, PE and Science.

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University information

University of Bolton

  • University League Table

    127th

  • Campus address

    University of Bolton, Deane Road, Bolton, Bolton, BL3 5AB, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    76th out of 84 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 203
    112 56%

    68th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    67 67%

    48th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.04 81%

    58th

    4

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