Sports Development & Coaching

Sports Development & Coaching

Foundation Degree
Examining Board: University of St Mark & St John, Plymouth

About the Course

This wide ranging course is designed for anyone who is interested in increasing participation and/or achievement in sport.

Employers have helped to plan and design this degree.  You can be sure that successful students will have the skills, knowledge and understanding to enter the industry.

Huish has an outstanding academic and sporting reputation and there may be opportunities for students to be involved in the college sporting programme as participant, coach or official. 

Huish is not only the local option, which cuts down on costs of relocating to University, the small classes means you will get personal, one-to-one care to enhance your own skills and learning.

We have strong links with the local community including schools, Somerset Activity and Sports Partnership and Governing Bodies to establish work placements and further qualification opportunities.

Course programme

The course is taught over three days so you have up to four days to work to enhance your CV and job prospects, and also to earn to offset the costs. The course programme has been designed for...

How to apply

All applications are through UCAS to University of St Mark and St John. Key information that you will need: Institution code - Marjon P63 Campus Code - T Course Code - CX6C Once the application has...

To do this course you need the following:

  • Foundation degree: A Levels (DDD) or Vocational grades (Merit, Merit & Pass)
  • For the BA (Hons): a relevant FdA passed (50%) plus GCSE English Language grade C/4 or equivalent
  • DBS certification is required

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College facilities

Sycamore Sports Facility

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Case study

Hayden Johnson - Sports Development and Coaching degree

Hayden Johnson - Sports Development and Coaching degree

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