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Please note the first intake for this course is September 2022.

From the playground to the world stage, coaches make a difference. If you want to help people at all levels and ages achieve their potential, this course is for you.

This is a course specifically for future coaches, teachers and sports educators. This specialisation means that you’ll have the skills, knowledge and understanding that may not be taught in a general sports degree.

You will be learning on some of the best campus sport facilities in the UK and rated Top 5 in the country by the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2014.

Learning from several staff who have been there and done it at National, International and World level, you’ll learn to inspire elite athletes, communities and young people through the power of sport.

98% of students said they were satisfied with the course, with the specific following areas all receiving 96% agreement: High quality of application of theory to practice; Links to industry; Stimulating module content; Communication and Transparency; Variety of teaching and assessment. (NSS, 2020)

For more information in relation to studying Sport Coaching, contact Northumbria University today on 0191 406 0901 or register for Sport Coaching updates. 

Please note the first intake for this course is September 2022.

From the playground to the world stage, coaches make a difference. If you want to help people at all levels and ages achieve their potential, this course is for you.

This is a course specifically for future coaches, teachers and sports educators. This specialisation means that you’ll have the skills, knowledge and understanding that may not be taught in a general sports degree.

You will be learning on some of the best campus sport facilities in the UK and rated Top 5 in the country by the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2014.

Learning from several staff who have been there and done it at National, International and World level, you’ll learn to inspire elite athletes, communities and young people through the power of sport.

98% of students said they were satisfied with the course, with the specific following areas all receiving 96% agreement: High quality of application of theory to practice; Links to industry; Stimulating module content; Communication and Transparency; Variety of teaching and assessment. (NSS, 2020)

For more information in relation to studying Sport Coaching, contact Northumbria University today on 0191 406 0901 or register for Sport Coaching updates. 

Course Information

UCAS Code
CX65

Level of Study
Undergraduate

Mode of Study
3 years full-time or 4 years with a placement (sandwich)/study abroad

Department
Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation

Location
City Campus, Northumbria University

City
Newcastle

Start
September 2022

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Module Information

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Entry Requirements 2022/23

Standard Entry

120 UCAS Tariff points

From a combination of acceptable Level 3 qualifications which may include: A-level, BTEC Diplomas/Extended Diplomas, Scottish and Irish Highers, Access to HE Diplomas, or the International Baccalaureate.

Find out how many points your qualifications are worth by using the UCAS Tariff calculator: www.ucas.com/ucas/tariff-calculator

Subject Requirements:

There are no specific subject requirements for this course.

GCSE Requirements:

Applicants will need Maths and English Language at minimum grade 4/C, or an equivalent.

Additional Requirements:

There are no additional requirements for this course.

International Qualifications:

We welcome applicants with a range of qualifications which may not match those shown above.

If you have qualifications from outside the UK, find out what you need by visiting www.northumbria.ac.uk/yourcountry

English Language Requirements:

International applicants shoud have a minimum overall IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with 5.5 in each component (or an approved equivalent*).

*The university accepts a large number of UK and International Qualifications in place of IELTS. You can find details of acceptable tests and the required grades in our English Language section: www.northumbria.ac.uk/englishqualifications

Fees and Funding 2022/23 Entry

UK Fee in Year 1*: TBC

* This is the tuition fee for 2021/22 entry, and the maximum permitted to charge UK students as per Government Regulations. Government are yet to announce 2022/23 fees, if there is a change fees will be adjusted accordingly.


EU Fee in Year 1: **TBC

International Fee in Year 1: TBC


Scholarships for 22/23 have not yet been announced. Please keep checking for updates.

For information on the range of Scholarships offered in 21/22, visit the funding pages.

 


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Modules

Module information is indicative and is reviewed annually therefore may be subject to change. Applicants will be informed if there are any changes.

SP4000 -

Academic and Professional Skills (Core,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP4003 -

Introduction to Research (Core,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP4006 -

Introduction to Sports Coaching (Core,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP4007 -

Long Term Athlete Development and Child Development (Core,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP4008 -

Introduction to Coaching Science (Core,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP4009 -

Social Issues and Sport Consumers (Core,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5026 -

Research Design and Analysis (Core,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5027 -

Sport Performance Assessment (Core,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5029 -

SER Professional Development and Practice (Core,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5030 -

Extreme Physiology (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5031 -

Introduction to Performance Analysis (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5032 -

Applied Sport and Exercise Nutrition (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5033 -

Contemporary Issues in PE and School Sport (PESS) (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5034 -

Principles of Strength and Conditioning (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5035 -

Physical Activity & Health (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5036 -

Managing & Developing the Business of Sport (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5037 -

Digital Sport & Business Marketing (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5038 -

Analytics for Sport (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5039 -

Coaching Skills and Practice (Core,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

AT5004 -

Year in International Business (This is made up of 5 modules studied in Newcastle (Semester 1) & Amsterdam (Semester 2) (Optional,120 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5024 -

Sport Study Abroad Year (Optional,120 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5025 -

Sport Study Abroad (60 credit) (Optional,60 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP5043 -

Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Work Placement Year (Optional,120 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

ML6001 -

Unilang - Languages for All - Level 6 Placeholder (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP6035 -

SER UG Project (Core,40 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP6036 -

Sport Performance Intervention Strategies (Core,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP6038 -

Human Movement Science (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP6039 -

Paediatric Sport and Exercise Science (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP6040 -

Physiological basis of training and performance (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP6041 -

Psychological Skills Training (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP6042 -

Sports and Exercise Medicine, Injury and Rehabilitation (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP6043 -

Talent Identification and High-Performance Sport (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP6044 -

Sport Event Management (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP6045 -

Applied Coaching of Individual Sports in an Educational Setting (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP6046 -

Global Sport Business and Management (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP6047 -

SER Professional & Career Development (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP6048 -

Health, Exercise and Behaviour Change (Optional,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

SP6049 -

Advanced Coaching Practice (Core,20 Credits)

There is currently no summary for this module.

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Contact Details for Applicants:

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All information on this course page is accurate at the time of viewing.

Courses starting in 2021 are offered as a mix of online and face to face teaching due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

We continue to monitor government and local authority guidance in relation to Covid-19 and we are ready and able to flex accordingly to ensure the health and safety of our students and staff.

Students will be required to attend campus as far as restrictions allow. Contact time will increase as restrictions ease, or decrease, potentially to a full online offer, should restrictions increase.

Our online activity will be delivered through Blackboard Ultra, enabling collaboration, connection and engagement with materials and people.

 

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