This course aims to produce coaches with a passion for their profession and an understanding of the skills needed for coaching novices to elite performers. The Sports Coaching degree intends to develop innovative and knowledgeable coaches who are able to excel in a wide range of environments. This established degree pathway is delivered in a fast-track mode across two academic years, meaning you will complete a three-year BSc in just two years. There will be opportunities for you to gain an insight into working in the sports coaching arena, including hearing from guest speakers and going on educational study visits to relevant industry placements. SGS Sport Bristol also provides some internships within their professional set-up. These exclusive positions will enhance your profile by offering you the opportunity to coach elite athletes. Study areas: • Coaching contexts • Analysing and developing human movement in coaching sciences • Professional practice in sports coaching • Contemporary coaching • Advanced coaching science • Sport psychology for coaches
What do I need to join?
Aged 18 and above, with a guideline of 128 UCAS points required from A-levels or BTEC equivalent. These points must have a significant contribution from a sport, sport and exercise science or physical education pathway.
What are my career options?
• Sports coach • Talent scout/agent • Commercial sports roleEnrol for this course
Course information last updated: Friday 29th May 2020 @ 7.30am (23 hours ago)