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BSc (Hons)Sports Coaching and Performance (top-up)

University of South Wales
United Kingdom, Cardiff / Pontypridd
Tuition fee £9,000.00 per year
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Expenses, accommodation, working etc. 


Essential Info

The Sports Coaching and Performance degree is designed to ensure that
key principles related to the study and delivery of coaching are
incorporated within the course content. The course reflects current
developments in sports coaching and recognises the requirement to
ensure that a professional workforce is developed to work with young
children, youth and adults.

The Sports Coaching and Performance degree will provide opportunities
for students to gain vocational experience in coaching and developing
young children whilst integrating key theoretical issues within
lectures that support the coaching process. Modules will be delivered
through a variety of methods that will incorporate classroom lectures,
group discussion, vocational experience and field based work. The
course is designed for those that have intentions of entering sports
coaching, sports development or physical education teaching

All students who enrol on this course will receive appropriate
Glamorgan Sport kit at no additional cost. The kit requirement varies
according to the actual course being studied but it will include at
least a tracksuit and t-shirt. A Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) check
is also required and this cost is also included in the course fee.

Please feel free to download our Sport Brochure (PDF, 3.92Mb)

Career opportunities

Possible Career Options

A variety of careers are available to students who hold a BSc Sports
Coaching & Performance such as:

  • Sports Coach
  • Community Coach
  • Active Young People Officer
  • Sports Development officer
  • Multi sports coach
  • 5×60 school sport officer
  • Physical Education teacher

The Active Endorsement Scheme for Higher Education has been developed
by the leading national organisations in the sport and active leisure
sector. It awards accreditation to those undergraduate sports coaching
degrees producing graduates who are both knowledgeable about sports
coaching and have the practical skills necessary to deliver safe,
effective and enjoyable coaching sessions to a range of participants.

Apply now!
Application start
Aug 1, 2018
Application deadline
Aug 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States