Sport Coaching degree offered at the University of the West of Scotland draws on a range of disciplines including sport psychology, sport conditioning, and performance analysis. Whether you coach children, elite youth performers or talented masters athletes, the course is designed to provide support in the application of scientific principles to challenge and enhance your coaching practice.
UWS sport graduates have gone on to employment with:
- Professional sports clubs
- National sporting associations, governing bodies and other related sporting agencies
- Local authorities
- Schools, further education and higher education institutions
- Self-employment/set-up own business
- Community projects/voluntary organisations
Graduates are equipped to collaborate with performers as a coach, strength and conditioner or in sport science support. The MSc can prepare elite performers to study their own performance and to develop the necessary skills to help their future performance or prepare them for work opportunities after retirement from sport.
- Supervised Experience in Sport Coaching
- Coach Development
- Planning for Coaching
- Investigating Coaching
- Evaluating Practice
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
International- The latest we can process your application is 6 weeks before the course start date
DisciplinesCoaching Sports Sciences View 370 other Masters in Sports Sciences in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Minimum entry requirement – An Ordinary bachelor's degree in a sport-related subject (e.g., Sport Science, Sport Management, Sport Coaching or Development) or a related discipline (e.g., Psychology).
Individuals with professional related experience will also be considered.
International17250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 17250 GBP per year during 12 months.
National11250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11250 GBP per year during 12 months.
For Scottish students, cost of study per year is 7,000£
Living costs for Hamilton
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.