BSc (Hons) inSport Coaching (Blended Learning)

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Blended learning provides the perfect combination of online/distance learning and contact day attendance, which is ideal for those balancing their studies alongside other professional or sporting commitments. The programme allows you to develop your teaching and coaching skills. You will gain knowledge and understanding of the disciplines underpinning effective sports coaching and performance for different ages and abilities.

Awarded by:

Nottingham Trent University

Course Content

You will put your theory into practice through applied studies, placements and assessments. Renowned for our provision of high-quality teaching, your learning will include online lectures, seminars and activities, as well as coaching practice and independent study.

Assessments include a range of essays, projects, presentations and reports. Such diversity will allow you to experience various modes of academic and professional practice, developing your abilities and refining your skills in preparation for your next steps.

Our specialist staff have developed a range of highly engaging and interactive resources influenced by their research activities and personal expertise.

We have an excellent support system in place. Academic tutors will work with you throughout the duration of your programme, supporting and tracking your academic progress to maximise your potential.

Modules

YEAR 1

  • Fundamentals of Coaching Practice
  • Introduction to Sport and Exercise Psychology
  • Sociology of Sports Coaching
  • Research and Academic Skills for Coaches
  • Introduction to Practical and Theoretical Considerations in Sports Coaching
  • Injury Prevention
  • Foundations of Sport and Exercise Science
  • Principles of Teaching and Coaching

YEAR 2

  • Employability and Coaching Placement
  • Coaching Special Populations
  • Research Methods
  • Pedagogy in Sport and Physical Education
  • Contemporary Issues in Sports Coaching
  • Acquiring Movement Skills
  • Issues in Sport and Exercise Psychology
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Sport and Exercise Physiology
  • Biomechanics of Sports Injuries
  • Nutrition for Sports Performance
  • Sports Development in Practice
  • Physical Activity and Health Promotion
  • Talent Identification and Development

YEAR 3

  • Research Project
  • Coaching Practice and Mentorship
  • Advanced Coaching Principles
  • Physical Education and Teaching
  • Applied Strength and Conditioning
  • Applied Performance Analysis
  • Applied Sports Psychology
  • Advanced Topics in Sports Biomechanics
  • Issues in Health and Elite Sport
  • Advanced Topics in Exercise and Health Physiology
  • Performance Nutrition
  • Advanced Topics in Physical Activity and Health
  • Sports Policy and Governance
  • Advanced Topics in Exercise Psychology
  • Performance Physiology

Entry Requirements

56 UCAS points, including GCSE English and maths grade 4/C or above.

Progression Opportunities

Following this programme, many of our successful students have applied to PGCE programmes to pursue a career in teaching, with others gaining employment in international coaching, local authority coaching, professional clubs and National Governing Body programmes. Students can also progress on to postgraduate study (e.g. MA/MSc.)

Disclaimer

Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information contained on this website is correct, the College accepts no liability for any errors or omissions. Please note that details are subject to change without notice with regard to the provision of courses, course times and dates and the fees and charges levied.

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Key Facts

Dates:

  • September 2020

Mode of Attendance:

  • Full Time

Level:

6

Course Duration:

3 Years

Programme Costs: (Per Year)

  • Full Time (FT):
  • UK / EU Residents: £7,956
  • Non EU: £7,956

Please contact the HE Student Registry for more information.

College Course Code:

  • 20/21TFK2161

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