Course details

Table with course details
Qualification name Foundation Degree Sports Performance and Coaching
Qualification level 5
Awarding organisation University of Northampton
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 20th September 2021
Cost £9,000.00
Cost description Loans and reduction of or full waiving of fees may be available for this course (depending on eligibility), please see college website for full details. In all cases it is advisable to contact the college for confirmation of final fee values.
Attendance pattern Daytime

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

64 UCAS points equivalent to MPP for Level 3 Extended Diploma MM for Level 3 Diploma or CC for A-Levels. You will also need a grade 4 (C) in GCSE English and maths to enrol on this course. >We are interested in students that can demonstrate ability in areas such as experience in the specified field that have not followed a traditional educational pathway. We will review each application and invite you for an interview.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

64 UCAS points equivalent to MPP for Level 3 Extended Diploma MM for Level 3 Diploma or CC for A-Levels. You will also need a grade 4 (C) in GCSE English and maths to enrol on this course. >We are interested in students that can demonstrate ability in are

View the key features of this course.

The course combines a mixture of theoretical knowledge and practise, including sports massage, plant assessment, treatment skills and more. Under the guidance of expert lecturers our BSc (Hons) Sports Performance and Coaching Top Up degree will develop your skills enabling you to critically analyse the use of long term coaching programmes and make judgements about how they impact on an athlete's development. You will also evaluate the theories of how nutritional aids can enhance performance and demonstrate the development of safe and effective strength and conditioning lifting techniques. You will develop, justify and conduct a research project in an area of interest to you.Modules covered throughout this course include: Principles of Fitness and TrainingCoaching Theory and Practice 1Introduction to Sport & Exercise PsychologyIntroduction BiomechanicsSkills DevelopmentStudy Skills for HE ScienceIntroduction to Exercise PhysiologyApplied Physiology for SportCoaching Theory and Practice 2Individual ProjectIndustrial ExperienceSport Research MethodsPsychology of Sport, Exercise & WellbeingThe course combines a mixture of theoretical knowledge and practise, including sports massage, plant assessment, treatment skills and more.

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

Assessments for our sports studies courses vary depending on your level of study. Expect everything from written work and practical tests, to presentations and work-based learning assessments. Your course could also include end-of-year exams, research projects and laboratory reports

These courses will give you the opportunity to work within your chosen vocational area. For Sports Therapy, as practitioners within clinics, clubs or self-employment. For Sports Performance and Coaching, and Strength and Conditioning you could work within community sport coaching, teaching, high performance coaching and talent identification and performance conditioning.

Table with course venue details
Name Moulton
Address West Street
Moulton
Northampton
Northamptonshire
NN3 7RR
Find on Google maps

Back to results