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M.Sc. Blended

Sports Coaching

University of Worcester

12 months
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14100 GBP/year
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About

The Sports Coaching programme of University of Worcester will help take your coaching to the next level by developing a deeper understanding of the theories that underpin your practice and the credibility of the evidence relating to particular approaches. Our students regularly tell us that this course has revolutionised their approach to coaching.

Overview

The Sports Coaching programme of University of Worcester enables you to develop your coaching whether you are more interested in high performance, mental wellbeing or participation.

Key features

  • Full and part-time study options
  • Flexible modular structure allows you to study at your own pace
  • Choose from multiple pathways: Postgraduate Certificate, Diploma or Master's Degree
  • Choice of assessment topic, so you can tailor your assignments to your personal and professional interests
  • Professional Placement to apply contemporary research and theory to sports coaching environments

Where could it take you?

Employability

An MSc in Sports Coaching will provide students with opportunities in many areas of sport and/or coaching, and other areas of employment as well.

This degree is useful for a wide range of occupations, such as:

  • Professional sports coach 
  • Fitness instructor
  • Physical education teacher
  • Sports coach
  • Strength and conditioning coach
  • Coach development officer
  • Sport development officer
  • Sports coaching lecturer
  • Recreation officer
  • Self-employed coaching consultant
  • Researcher
  • Performance analyst

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Athlete and coach learning
  • Leading People in sport
  • Contemporary issues in sports coaching
  • Professional placement
  • Sports Research Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students will normally have a 2:1 classification in a sport related degree.
  • Students who hold a sport-related degree classification of either 2:2 (or below), or, a non-sport related degree will be considered on a case by case basis and may be required to submit a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate coaching experience.
  • The IELTS score for international applicants is 6.5 (with no less than 5.5 in each component). Other English Language qualifications will be considered.

All applicants will be interviewed. 

Due to the nature of the programme, all students must complete a criminal records disclosure check prior to the start of the course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7290 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7290 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Worcester

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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