• Course
    Overview
  • Units and
    Structure
  • Entry
    Requirements
  • Tutors and
    Support

Course Overview

The programme offers a multi-disciplinary approach to studying and applying knowledge of sport and exercise in a health, educational and professional context. Opportunities are also provided to specific study areas of interest through the completion of a dissertation.

This new online degree programme not only prepares you fully for the world of work with sport, health and exercise, but allows you the flexibility to work alongside your education provision.

 

Level
Level 6
Duration
1 year full-time
Awarding Body
University of Hull
UCAS Code
C600
Please note: our institute and UCAS codes have changed. Please see further information on our how to apply page.
Course Fees
£7000
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Units and Structure

You will study the following modules (subject to change):

  • Sport Psychology
  • Physical Education and Coaching
  • Physical Activity, Exercise and Healthy Living
  • Employability and Contemporary Issues in Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences
  • Research Methods
  • Major Independent Research Project

Please note: If you are thinking of undertaking a work placement or research project which involves contact with under 18’s, you will require an enhanced DBS check.

Entry Requirements

You'll need to have:

One of the following:

  • Foundation Degree Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences
  • Foundation Degree/HND in a relevant Sports related area
  • Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL)

We welcome applications from people of any age who might not meet the standard entry criteria, but we would expect to see evidence of continuing academic and/or professional development and a capacity to pursue the course successfully. Applicants will need to evidence sufficient IT skills due to the nature of the distance learning programme.

 


For equivalent qualifications see our Entry Requirements Explained page.

Tutors and Student Support

Becky Fores

Becky Fores

Programme Leader, BSc Sport, Fitness and Exercise Science

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Student Support and Facilities

As a student, you’ll have access to a wide range of facilities, services and support, including:

  • Step outside the classroom  and access our state of the art facilities as well as 3 huge Learning Resource Centres with thousands of resources to use
  • With hands-on experience you’ll be prepared for employment with a competitive edge.
  • A dedicated impartial careers advice team to help you on your future path
  • Our wide range of courses means that we can offer the right paths to get you where you need to be
  • Our Hub campus is right in the heart of the town centre meaning you can find your way to us easily
  • Outstanding student support throughout your studies with us.

Progression and Employment

Sports Coach

Coach Educator

PE Teacher

Health Specialist

Sports Development Officer

Sports Scientist (Fitness trainer, Psychologist)

 

 

Courses you can progress to

Further study in other areas. Browse all our courses.

More about this course...

Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme

We're proud to be able to offer Dual Career Accreditation via the Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme. This is a Sport England funded partnership between athletes, education institutions, and national governing bodies of sport.

The Scheme helps athletes in education – aged 16-plus – to get the very best from their sporting and academic careers without having to choose between the two.

Click here to find out more about TASS

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Have any further questions about this course? You can contact someone specifically about it by using the details below or filling in the enquiry form.

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Want to apply for this course?

You'll need to have:

One of the following:

  • Foundation Degree Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences
  • Foundation Degree/HND in a relevant Sports related area
  • Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL)

We welcome applications from people of any age who might not meet the standard entry criteria, but we would expect to see evidence of continuing academic and/or professional development and a capacity to pursue the course successfully. Applicants will need to evidence sufficient IT skills due to the nature of the distance learning programme.

 


For equivalent qualifications see our Entry Requirements Explained page.


GCSE Grades are changing from 2017. Need to know more? Click here for information.

Application & Enrolment

To apply for this course full-time, you need to do so via Ucas. To apply for it part-time, you need to fill in an application form.

Ucas Code: C600

Provider Name: DN Colleges Group

Institution Code: N64

Campus Code: D

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