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Sport Development and Coaching BA (Hons)

University of Chester

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Chester

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Kick start your sporting career. Gain practical coaching experience. Develop cutting edge knowledge. Be inspired and inspire others. Make a difference through sport.****Why Study With Us?**Sport is a powerful tool to change lives. Sport development and coaching is about working with individuals, communities and organisations, to increase participation in sport and develop athletes. There is a national need for qualified sport development professionals. This course equips you with the skills and knowledge to drive forward sport and physical activity initiatives. From the very start of your degree course, you will be doing this for real. You will work with other students, schools and sports clubs to develop your professional coaching skills. Our campus offers superb sports facilities to support your studies and for recreational and competitive use. More than this, our Campus is a friendly community where you can flourish. You are an individual to us. We value your uniqueness. Throughout your degree course, you will be mentored and supported by a Personal Tutor. These people who will support you through life’s challenges. You will also benefit from our Student experience Representatives. These are students who make sure that your voice is heard. You will leave your degree programme with the skills and professional qualifications to make your mark in the competitive sports industry. You will gain real coaching experiences that will give you an edge at interview and in the workplace. Our graduates have gone onto successful careers including; Primary Specialist PE Teacher, Club Development Officer for Hockey Wales, Club Support Manager for England Athletics and as a Disability Sport Coordinator.Here's a quote from graduate James Preston: "I would like to express my thanks and appreciation for all the hard work you have all collectively put in to help me attain my first class honours degree. I considered numerous opportunities for postgraduate study but the knowledge and skills I have developed have led me to pursue a career in teaching via PGCE."

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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12,750per year

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University information

University of Chester

  • University League Table

    94th

  • Campus address

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

With over 19,000 students from 130 countries, the university provides a diverse, vibrant and safe location for a growing number of international students.
Students can choose from a comprehensive range of over 500 courses across all levels, taught at specialist sites with modern facilities.
Courses promote practical learning to enhance employability, with industry placements or overseas opportunities from five weeks to one year.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    28th out of 84 11

  • Entry standards

    / Max 203
    127 64%

    41st

    23
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    75 75%

    21st

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.33 87%

    11th

    2

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