University of Gloucestershire

University of Gloucestershire

Sports Coaching

The course aims to enable students to develop advanced knowledge and skills in sports coaching and provide a learning environment that facilitates critical application of knowledge and skills to sports coaching challenges in innovative ways; the mixture of research skills, work based learning opportunities and coaching specific knowledge enables students to demonstrate advanced skills and knowledge in sports coaching and display a critical awareness of the context in which sports coaches work; the course also aims to develop learners that are highly effective at acquiring information and rigorous in evaluating sources of evidence and applying knowledge and skills gained in a practical coaching setting.

Entry requirements

Undergraduate degree in sports coaching, sports development, sports education or sport and exercise science.

Course modules

Modules include: Contemporary practice in sports coaching; sport psychology for sports coaches; professional development in sports coaching; technology and analysis in sports coaching.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,860 per Whole course (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 10,750 per Whole course (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time £ 4,860 per Whole course (home fees) 24 months
MSc Part-time £ 10,750 per Whole course (overseas fees) 24 months
PgCert Full-time £ 1,795 per Whole course (home fees) 4 months
PgCert Part-time £ 1,795 per Whole course (home fees) 8 months
PgDip Full-time £ 3,590 per Whole course (home fees) 8 months
PgDip Part-time £ 3,590 per Whole course (home fees) 20 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Oxstalls Campus Gloucester GL2 9HW South West

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Key information

Contact: 
Guidance and Recruitment Office
Telephone number: 
01242 714500