University of the West of Scotland
The course prepares students for a career as a coach, strength and conditioner, or for working in sport science support. The course is delivered by experts with extensive experience in sports research and encompasses a multidisciplinary approach to sport performance. The course enable current practitioners to develop their conceptual and theoretical understanding in the field of sports coaching. Students are required to critically reflect upon contemporary principles and practices in sports coaching. There is an emphasis on students becoming effective and reflective practitioners and a significant proportion of the course is vocationally focused and student driven.
Applicants should normally have a Honours Degree (2.2) in a related sport / exercise science area.
Modules include: Coaching process; peak performance; research process in sport; team performance; applied strength and conditioning; instructional issues for coaches; and sports coaching dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 3,400 per Module (home fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Hamilton Campus||Hamilton||ML3 0JB||Scotland|
0800 027 1000