York St John University
This programme considers the scientific dimensions of sport coaching. Integration of technology is a key aspect of the programme and will be used to support the development of research and practice in coaching and coach education. The teaching team have significant applied expertise in the subject and have developed innovative, technology enhanced approaches to learning and teaching in coaching. There will also be the opportunity to undertake relevant vocational qualifications and work placement while on the programme.The delivery model is based upon a single, all day study day per week. This model of delivery is aimed to support students who are in employment while undertaking the programme. The study days will be designed to engage you in interdisciplinary debate, professional practice, critical review of research, generation of feedback, presentations and data collection.
Applicants should hold an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a related subject or have significant prior experience in a relevant context. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum 5.5 in each component) or equivalent.
Semester 1: Performance analysis; research methods. Semester 2: Psychological dimensions of coaching; research paper.
Expert statements, delivery of group workshops and creation of e-portfolios are examples of the type of assessments you will be involved in. These have been designed to be linked to professional activities (e.g. the group workshop in Psychological Dimensions of Coaching) or as evidence for accreditation (e.g. e-portfolio page in Performance Analysis). To support you in the development of this work modules contain a number of innovative formative activities that provide you with opportunities to internalise the assessment standards and develop your ability to self-evaluate in relation to these standards prior to submission of the summative work.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,700 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 10,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|York St John University||York||YO31 7EX||Yorkshire and the Humber|