BA (Hons) Sports Management (Top-Up) | Loughborough College

BA (Hons) in
Sports Management (Top-Up Degree)

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The BA (Hons) in Sport Management is a one-year top-up degree programme which has been designed to give you a theoretical and practical experience of the fast-growing sport industry. The modules on this course will provide you with the skills and experiences necessary for a successful career within the Sport industry. This programme will allow you to enhance your current knowledge and skills in order to develop as an informed sport specialist.

Course Content

Converting your existing HND or Foundation Degree into a full BA (Hons), this course seeks to enhance your abilities and broaden your understanding of industry processes. Your learning will include lectures, seminars, guest speakers, conferences, practical tasks at events, trips, peer-group learning and independent study. The programme provides you with an opportunity to study modules such as:

  • Strategic Management
  • Sports Development
  • International Development of Sport as a Business
  • Global Sports Marketing

Your academic and course tutor will work with you throughout the duration of your programme, supporting your development and tracking your academic progress, to ensure that you achieve your best.


  • Research Proposal
  • Dissertation
  • Strategic Management
  • International Business of Sport
  • Sports Development
  • Global Sports Marketing


  • Induction and team-building
  • Opportunity to attend graduate and employment fairs and sporting facilities
  • Opportunities to achieve additional qualifications such as the ILM Certificate in Leadership and Management

Entry Requirements

  • Successful completion of a Foundation Degree or HND
  • Mature students with significant work-based experience will also be considered

UCAS code: N290

Progression Opportunities

 Sport provides wide career opportunities. Successful graduates gain rewarding employment in environments such as sports development, sports coaching, sporting governing bodies, the health and fitness sector, and the sporting events industry. Employment opportunities also exist in areas such as sales and marketing, personal training, and sports promotion. Achievement of this degree qualification also provides you with the platform for postgraduate study.


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Key Facts


  • September 2018

Mode of Attendance:

  • Full Time (FT)



Course Duration:

1 Year

Programme Costs: (Per Year)

  • Full Time (FT): £7,395.00

Please contact Student Recruitment for more information.

UCAS Code:


College Course Code:

  • 18/19TFK0041

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