If you want to work in sports coaching and development, this intellectually and practically challenging top-up course will give you the skills and knowledge you need. It brings together academic expertise and real world experience while examining a range of contemporary issues relating to sports coaching and development. The emphasis is firmly on giving you hands-on opportunities to develop employer-friendly skills, so you will have the option to support our local authority sports development team in Preston, work with our international sports development partners and develop your own sports-related venture. By the time you graduate, you’ll be a well-rounded, highly employable sports professional.
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BA (Hons) - Top-up
Preston (Campus code: U)
Full-time: £9,250* per year (UK/EU)
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Pass FdSc with 40%/HND Pass overall in Sports Development, Sports Development & Coaching, Health and Fitness, Leisure, Sport and Leisure Mgmt, Sports Studies, Sport and Recreation.
Applications from non standard qualifications, industry professional qualifications, relevant work or life experience and who can demonstrate the ability to cope from final year degree studies are considered on an individual basis.
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For detailed information about studying this course at UCLan, please see the course handbook for your year of entry:
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For information on possible changes to course information, see our Essential and Important Course Information.
*Tuition Fees are per year unless otherwise stated.
For 2017/18 fees please refer to our fees page.
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For changes to 2017 UCAS tariff entry requirements please see our Essential and Important Course Information. UCLan requires all undergraduate applicants to have a minimum attainment of five GCSEs at grade C and above, or equivalent, (including Maths and English). In 2017 and beyond we will view the new Grade 4 as being equivalent to a C grade and will therefore require students to achieve GCSE Grade 4 or above. However, if the subject is relevant to our degree programme and requires a higher GCSE grade (e.g. GCSE B grade), and/or includes a Professional body that governs the entry requirements, Grade 5 or above may be required.