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Sport with a Foundation Year (Elite Athlete Pathway) BSc (Hons)

Loughborough University

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    04-OCT-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Sport with a Foundation Year is only available to students performing at a very high standard in a chosen sport, who wish to study at Loughborough, but do not have the required qualifications due to sporting commitments.Sport with a Foundation Year is the ideal course for students who wish to combine their sports training with academic study. Completing a foundation year will enable you to progress onto the first year of one of our sports-related degree courses, provided the relevant progression criteria are metOur foundation course is taught in-house by University staff including specialist Foundation teaching staff. As a student on the course you will be a full member of the University, with the same access to the Students’ Union, clubs, societies, sports facilities and support departments. You will be taught through a combination of lectures, seminars, workshops, tutorials, labs and field trips (module choice dependent). During the year you will undertake modules in Sport Science with a choice from Biology, Modelling and Statistical Mathematics, Applicable Mathematics, Geography, Chemistry, Psychology with Sociology, Materials with Engineering Science and Business.Completing a foundation year can be a real attribute to your overall degree success. It not only opens doors to courses that may have previously looked closed, but also provides a sound base on which to establish a successful academic career. Many who have completed the foundation year have also said how beneficial it was to them in supporting their transition into University life A full complement of the highest quality Support Services will be available to those on Sports with a Performance Programme.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 19,750per year

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University information

Loughborough University

  • University League Table

    6th

  • Campus address

    Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    6th out of 84 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 203
    154 77%

    13th

    6
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    84 84%

    4th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.23 85%

    25th

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