BSc (Hons) Sport Coaching

Duration: 3 years

Course details

This course is designed to prepare you for a career as a professional sports coach. Whether you want to work in a performance or participation domain, in schools, governing bodies, professional sports clubs or commercial sport/activity settings, the course has been planned to challenge and support your development to be the best sport coach you can be.


Year 1

  • Fundamentals of Coaching

  • Practical Application of Coaching

  • Who Runs Sport?

  • Introduction to Motor Learning and Performance

  • Qualitative Analysis of Human Movement

  • Sport Practical, Physical Activity and Performance

Year 2

  • Effective Coaching

  • Coaching Professional Practice

  • Data Analysis and Research Methods OR Research Methods for Physical Education

  • Coaching Contexts and Methodologies

  • + Optional Modules

Year 3

  • Advanced Coaching

  • Dissertation

  • Coaching Professional Enquiry

  • + Optional Modules

Entry requirements

  • A-levels or BTEC
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Access to HE Diploma

Career possibilities

This course will provide you with the opportunity to develop a career in many areas of sport, for example:     –  professional coaching in government body programmes
                     –  social development and community programmes
                     –  PE teaching (following a PGCE) and associated roles within PE and school sport
                     – sport, exercise and health consultancy and support

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If you need more information, please contact us on 020 3302 7144 or on our CONTACT page to discuss your requirements.