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Sport Leadership and Professional Development

University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)

12 months
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15200 GBP/year
6900 GBP/year
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About

The Master of Research degree in Sport Leadership and Professional Development at University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is a course aimed at current and aspiring sport and education professionals that are leading people and/or projects.  Alongside gaining a unique qualification you will develop your critical thinking skills so that you are best placed to evaluate the work that you lead.

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Overview

As a leader of people or projects you and your work-related practice will take centre stage throughout the duration of your Master’s degree.  Experienced staff members will guide your development and encourage you to think about the effectiveness of your practice and how to develop strategies to ensure that you and your organisation achieve your ambitions.

With a focus on strategic sport leadership, the reflective sport leader and leading research/ work based evaluation, the course aims to provide you with the confidence to analyse sport and education related practices and to equip you with further knowledge and skills for a successful career in contemporary sports environments.

Industry links

Staff from the degree in Sport Leadership and Professional Development at University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) have extensive experience of working in the sports industry in leadership positions; this includes working in the public and private sector for professional sports clubs, schools, other educational settings, organisations such as Sport England and National Governing Bodies of Sport.  

Our team also have experience of developing and leading sports enterprises.  Through this extensive network of contacts we are ideally placed to support you to enhance your professional relationships in the sports industry.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Strategic Sport Leadership
  • The Reflective Sport Leader
  • Research Methods for Sport Leaders
  • Research Foundations for Sport Leadership

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Specific entry requirements for the course are a recognised British Honours degree (or its equivalent- at the level of lower second class or above).
  • Students with non-standard qualifications or who have extensive work experience within appropriate sport and education settings will be considered on a case by case basis and are encouraged to apply.  We may need to interview non-standard applicants.
  • Students will be expected to display communication skills appropriate to an Honours graduate. In particular, students whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate competence in the language. The normal minimum standard required is IELTS 6.5 or equivalent. Applications from all candidates will be considered on their merits.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15200 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6900 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Part time: £765 per 20 credits (UK/EU)

Funding

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