This Sports Coaching course will draw upon key discipline specific subjects, diligently exploring the typical contexts in which coaches operate, including schools, physical activity settings, governing bodies, and professional sporting organisations.
A unique combination of theory and practice will empower you to:
- Develop core and contemporary coaching skills.
- Gain a broad-based education in Sports Coaching.
- Develop a combination of sound theoretical and practical skills necessary to start your career.
- Enjoy placement opportunities and engage with leading practitioners.
In this course, there’s a strong emphasis on practical application. You’ll learn through a combination of real-life coaching scenarios, lab projects, fieldwork, and placements.
Manchester is a global destination of choice for many national and international events, so you will have plenty of opportunity to put your newly acquired skills into practice. As a student, you will benefit from our network of business connections, with opportunities to work on live projects with the assistance of our industry partners.
This course will give you the theoretical understanding of the topics you are exploring, as well as opportunities to learn, develop and demonstrate a wide range of practical and applied skills and competencies.
Assessments will include individual and group work which is undertaken and submitted, in a range of relevant formats, as coursework in-module. These will include essays, reports, literature reviews, reflective logs and diaries, self and peer evaluations, group and individual presentations along with subject-specific skills and competency assessment.
Your UA92 degree goes far beyond the traditional academic experience.
UA92 provides you with more than just a degree, we aim to prepare you for life. Through the course you will study a series of subject modules but will also undertake our character and personal development curriculum, personal development coaching and industry experiences.
Our ambition is to take you on a personal development journey. It’s about discovering just how much you’re capable of, and graduating a better version of you. From leadership to resilience and effective team working, it’s all covered by our Character and Personal Development curriculum.
We’ll help you build practical skills that will see you graduate ready for the world of work.
You can start this course in September, November or January.