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FOUNDATION DEGREE IN SPORT COACHING & EXERCISE
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FOUNDATION DEGREE IN SPORT COACHING & EXERCISE

FOUNDATION DEGREE IN SPORT COACHING & EXERCISE
Start Date 
19/09/2022
End Date 
23/05/2024
Attendance 
Part Time
FOUNDATION DEGREE IN SPORT COACHING & EXERCISE
Start Date 
16/09/2022
End Date 
17/05/2024
Attendance 
Full Time
Target audience 

Make the move into Sport and Exercise sector with the Foundation Degree in Sports Coaching and Exercise at Hartlepool College. Recent graduates have benefited from the range and diversity of the course units to progress into employment with National Governing Bodies, secondary schools and local authority Sports Development teams.

Entry requirements 

  • 9-4 in English, Mathematics and Science GCSE or equivalent
  • A previous Level 3 qualification
  • Must be employed or volunteering in industry
  • Professional qualifications and experience will be taken into consideration
  • Interviews will also be conducted for students who have relevant vocational qualifications prior to learning
  • DBS disclosure is a requirement for this programme
Course content 

Modules include:

  • Introduction to Sports Coaching and Exercise
  • Human Body in Action
  • Mind and Movement
  • Fundamentals of Sport and Exercise
  • Coaching in a Practical Environment
  • Analysis of Performance
  • Nutrition for the Exercise Practitioner
  • Development of Sport and Exercise
  • Coaching in an Alternative Environment
  • Work Based Project
Assessment criteria 

Includes reports, essays, presentations and exams.

Progression 

Further progression into employment or onto the third year of a part time degree BSc (Hons) in Applied Science or part-time or full-time onto a BSc (Hons) in Sports Coaching.

Other information 

"Completing the FdSc through Hartlepool College has given me the opportunity and ability to develop a career of my choice and allowed me to research areas which are relevant to me and my coaching. The Foundation Degree offered me the flexibility to be able to study part time whilst continuing to work, as a mature student this was essential for me."
James Wiggan, County Cricket Coach Durham CCC

For further information and to apply go to:-

http://www.tees.ac.uk/undergraduate_courses/Sport_&_Exercise/FdSc_Sports...

Courses

Whatever course you choose, you'll get the highest level of training from specialist tutors, benefiting from their knowledge and experience of working not just in education but also in industry.

Application & Enrolment

You are able to apply online for all courses, however to complete your course enrolment fully, you will need to have an interview and then be accepted onto a course. The only courses available to enrol online are Full Cost courses, if you wish to enrol on any other course please call into Student Services or call 01429 295000.

Full Cost course fees are inclusive of VAT.

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