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Loughborough College

Sport Coaching (Blended Learning)

UCAS Code: C615

Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Entry requirements


GCSE/National 4/National 5

GCSE (or equivalent) English Language and Maths Grade 4/C or above

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72
100%
Applicants receiving offers

About this course


Course option

3.0years

Full-time | 2020

**This course is Distance Learning with limited contact days at the college Main Campus**
Blended learning provides the perfect combination of online/distance learning away from the college and contact day attendance at the college, 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.

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 closely with you throughout the duration of your programme, supporting and tracking your academic progress to maximise your potential.

Features and Benefits
- Study a course that provides you with the essential skills and experience to enhance your employability or prepare you for further study.

- Study in a supportive environment, with a range of services at your fingertips to help you reach your full potential.)

- Loughborough College was awarded TEF Silver 2017.

- Be a full member of Loughborough Students Union- consistently voted No.1 for student experience.

Modules

Year 1 Modules: Applied Coaching Theory, Coaching Practice and Placement, Understanding Research, Technical and Biomechanical Analysis of Sport, Physiology of Fitness Training for Coaching , Principles of Pedagogy and Physical Education
Year 2 Modules: Athlete Welfare and Safeguarding, Psychology for Coaches, Leadership in the Sport Industry, Work Based Experience and Project and Foundations of Effective Practice
Year 3 Modules: Advanced Coaching Practice, Teaching Strategy: Pedagogy in Practice, Tactical Analysis of Sport, Managing Sports Development and Research Project.
*Please note that this is an illustration of modules for 17/18 entry. These modules may be subject to change and are run subject to student numbers and staff availability, any changes will be communicated to applicants accordingly.*

Assessment methods

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.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£7,395
per year
England
£7,395
per year
EU
£7,395
per year
International
£7,395
per year
Northern Ireland
£7,395
per year
Scotland
£7,395
per year
Wales
£7,395
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Loughborough College

Department:

Sport, Leisure and Tourism

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