Sports Coaching offered at the University of Queensland program is designed for current or aspiring sports coaches with a Graduate Certificate in Sports Coaching from UQ or an approved degree in the same discipline. See 'Program details'. Expand your expertise in leadership, management, relationship building and the dynamics between athlete and coach.
You will gain an understanding of the links between theory, research and your personal coaching practice.Research and complete an empirical project on a topic related to sports coaching.
You will have the freedom to investigate areas of specific significance to your previous, current or future coaching practice.Benefit from a program designed by elite coaches, expert academics, and world leading researchers. This unique and engaging program offers the latest and most innovative theory and practice in sports coaching.
Career outcomesGraduates of the Master of Sports Coaching are well placed to move into high-level coaching roles with high-performance athletes and sporting teams, typically working in roles that include:
- head coach
- assistant coach
- director of coaching
- high performance coach
- sports development manager
- coach educator.
- Recovery & Nutrition for Elite Athlete
- Developing the Elite Athlete
- High Performance Program Management for Coaches
- Performance Psychology for Coaches
- Quality Coaching: Action Research Project
- Advanced Training Programs
- Case Studies in Sports Coaching
- Directed Study
- 18 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
- Apply before
DisciplinesCoaching Sports Sciences
- A graduate certificate in sports coaching from this university; OR an approved degree in the same discipline.
- The minimum GPA to be considered for admission into this program is 4.0.
International34736 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 34736 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
National20740 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 20740 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!