What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
104 UCAS Tariff points from a minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent), including a pass in Psychology, Physical Education, Sports Studies or a Science subject.
104 UCAS Tariff points from Scottish Advanced Highers are accepted, related subjects are required. 104 UCAS Tariff points from Scottish Highers are accepted, related subjects are required.
Higher Level Biology or a related subject is required.
UCAS Tariff points from a minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent), including a pass in Psychology, Physical Education, Sports Studies or a Science subject.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 104 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers83%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Want to become a sports coach or PE teacher? Learn the essential practical and scientific skills you need to work as part of a team, or as an effective leader. Test your skills with placements in local schools and sports clubs. Our course will teach you the most important aspects of sports coaching and physical education. Key areas of study include human movement, applied coaching pedagogy (how people teach and learn), long-term athlete development, physiology and psychology. You’ll learn how to apply this knowledge to make your coaching more effective. Our modules cover theoretical and practical approaches to coaching and physical education. Put these together and you’ll be able to operate ethically and safely, confident when working independently or as a team member. Our facilities include the Human Energetics and Performance Centre, with its specialist equipment including notational analysis software and heart-rate monitors, breath-by-breath oxygen-analysis systems and accelerometers in our strength and conditioning suite. While on the course, you’ll have the opportunity to gain nationally recognised coaching qualifications, do work placements in local schools and sports clubs, and apply for our internship programme to spend time working with professional sports teams. You’ll develop experimental and analytical skills, as well as transferable skills such as communication, teamwork, problem solving, creative thinking and independent working.
Year one, core modules Anatomy for Motion Pedagogical Principles in Sport Applied Sports Pedagogy Exercise Physiology Research Methods for Sport and Exercise Sport and Exercise Psychology Year two, core modules Performance Analysis Research Methods and Project Preparation for Sport and Exercise Applied Coaching Sport Development (option 1) Year two, optional modules Biomechanics Exercise Testing Psychological Profiling for Sport Sport and Exercise Nutrition Year three, core modules Long-term Athlete Development Undergraduate Research Project Effective and Ethical Coaching Year three, optional modules Applied Biomechanics and Kinesiology Applied Sports Psychology Strength and Conditioning Scientific Basis of Training
Anglia Ruskin University is a progressive university, breaking into the top 350 educational institutions in the World in 2017*. ARU's fantastic academics will link theory with practice in a friendly and supportive environment; just one of the reasons that ARU's students have recorded some of the highest satisfaction rates across the University. With a campus in the very heart of the City of London offering you unprecedented access to a host of potential employers and careers, ARU London is the perfect place for you to build the skills and gain the knowledge which will propel you to a successful career.
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