Taking the Advanced Certificate in Golf Coaching programme offered by University of Birmingham will develop your skills and understanding of new developments and theory in coaching and its allied areas and to integrate this knowledge into your own personal practice.
This programme is a unique development in the field of golf coaching in seeks to develop you into a high quality coach through learning in a research led environment. Taking the programme will develop your skills and understanding of new developments and theory in coaching and its allied areas and to integrate this knowledge into your own personal practice.
The distinctiveness and knowledge of the coaches graduating from the qualification will place them in the position to be a high performing coach in performance and participatory settings.
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Programme StructureAbout The Course:
- Research Methods and Skills in Sport Coaching
The module will examine different research traditions and provide students with an opportunity to critique existing empirical material.
- Advanced Coaching Theory
In this module students will examine the principles of the reflective practice in coaching and how reflection can take on different forms.
- Integrated Coaching
This module introduces students to the concept of player and participant development from a multi-disciplinary standpoint (a bio-psycho-social approach).
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
DisciplinesCoaching Sports Sciences View 304 other Masters in Sports Sciences in United Kingdom
- All students will be required to be qualified coaches with an award recognised by their national governing body, normally at Level 2 of the UKCC or its equivalent.
- Attainment of a good Honours degree (normally a First or Upper Second Class Honours degree) awarded by an approved University in an appropriate subject, or the equivalent thereof
- Attainment of an alternative qualification or qualifications and/or evidence of experience judged by the School as indicating a student’s potential for study and as satisfactory for the purpose of entry to a taught degree programme.
EU/EEA2500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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