Sport Coaching Science
This course is highly vocational in nature and beneficial to those either wishing to seek future employment in sports coaching science, or, those currently employed within a professional club or organisation. The advent of this course is in response to the marked growth in career opportunities available to sports coaching scientists across a range of sporting clubs and organisations.
Honours degree (2.1) in a related area (e.g. sport science, coaching science) with a high proportion of study in coaching science related modules. Some applicants may not meet these standard academic requirements, but may still be desirable course members with other appropriate and equivalent skills and knowledge (e.g. coaching or work experiences). In such cases the applicant may apply for recognition of prior learning (RPL) or accreditation of prior experiential learning (APEL).
1. Minimum Level Two coach;
2. Hold current coaching insurance;
3. Hold a current and satisfactory DBS check (or equivalent);
4. Have attended a current Safeguarding and Protecting Children course (or equivalent)
Modules currently available are: independent study module (elective); applied techniques in exercise physiology (elective); applied performance analysis (elective); motor control and skill acquisition; applied coaching practice (work placement, double credit module); research methods and statistics 1; research methods and statistics 2; the research dissertation.
Each module is assessed by the equivalent of a 4,000-word assignment.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,510 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,510 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,510 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,510 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,510 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bishop Otter Campus||Chichester||PO19 6PE||South East|
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