The BSc (Hons) Physical Education and Sport Science degree is a three year, full time evening course based at Carmel College.
The course provides students with a contemporary, multidisciplinary and applied approach to the study of Physical Education & Sport Science. The degree places particular emphasis on coaching and performance analysis, sport psychology & skill acquisition and the physiology of exercise performance & health. It is ideal for to people who a looking to pursue a career as a PE teacher and sports coach or sports scientist working in elite sport or working to improve the fitness and health of clinical and at-risk populations.
The Physical Education and Sport Science degree will be taught by a combination of face-to-face sessions, online sessions, and independent study. The face-to-face sessions are normally between 6pm-9pm one evening per week at Carmel College. Online learning will allow more flexibility of location and when you study. In addition to lectures, seminars and workshops for your subject, there are support sessions to assist with academic writing, referencing, careers preparation and library skills. On top of teaching hours, the course requires 25 hours of independent study each week. This includes studying in groups to prepare for any group assessments you may have.
The standard offer level is 96 UCAS Tariff Points. An alternative entrance assessment may be possible for students who don’t meet standard entry criteria but have other Level 3 qualifications and/or experiential learning. This will be discussed by one of our Support Tutors at an initial advice appointment.
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