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Physical Education, Sport and Physical Literacy

The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

48 months
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1262 GBP/year
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About

At a time of increasing concerns about physical activity and health, the MA Physical Education, Sport and Physical Literacy programme at The University of Wales Trinity Saint David explores the issues around physical activity and how to support the development of physical literacy from early childhood, through to later life in the home, school and community.

Overview

The modules in the programme will help you to develop an understanding of how we can increase participation in physical activity and how we develop physical competence and motivation at all levels. The Physical Education, Sport and Physical Literacy programme at The University of Wales Trinity Saint David explores a personal philosophy in relation to physical education, sport and physical literacy. 

You will study how to lead and manage areas of work in relation to the development of health and wellbeing and how to conduct research. You will also examine and evaluates how work in the field has an impact on pupil outcomes and physical activity levels and how to develop this.

This programme is the only one of its kind in the UK and is supported by the Wales Institute for Physical Literacy. The programme is designed to be flexible to relate to the broad range of different contexts which all contribute to the development of physical literacy. The team of tutors that contribute to the programme are experts in the field.

Why choose this course

  • Flexible postgraduate opportunities throughout Wales
  • Part-time mode of study
  • Part-time over four years
  • Weekend delivery supported by Moodle
  • Accessible locations in South and North Wales
  • Modules to suit students' professional practice and needs
  • Taught or research based study options
  • International exchange opportunities

Programme Structure

Modules include: 

  • Motivation in Physical Activity 
  • Physical Literacy, Physical Education and Sport - philosophy, policy and curriculum 
  • Developing and Supporting Physical Competence
  • Research Methods 
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entry requirements for the programmes are dependent on the background of the individual applicants, and consideration is given to professional experience, prior educational awards, written and verbal communication skills and career aspirations.
  • Applicants must be interviewed to be accepted on the programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • National

    1262 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5050 GBP for the full programme during 48 months.

Funding

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Our partners

Physical Education, Sport and Physical Literacy
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The University of Wales Trinity Saint David

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