- BSc Sports Coaching Student
- Level 3 Extended Diploma Sport (Rugby)
The legacy of the Olympic and Paralympic Games has increased sports participation and enthusiasm at all levels, creating a demand in the sports science and sports therapy fields. If you're looking to pursue a career in sports science or sports therapy, then this two-year course is an ideal starting point.
The course will will provide you with a balance of academic and practical learning, however, it is important to note that there is a significant amount of research involved in studying for this qualification. At our state-of-the-art sport facilities, we will ensure you have access to the best training and teaching resources.
What you will study
Modules will include:
• Sport and Exercise Physiology
• Functional Anatomy
• Applied Sport and Exercise Psychology
• Field and Lab Based Fitness Testing
You will be able to utilise the extensive range of facilities that are available here including sports laboratories, the Sports Academy Centre and the therapy suite.
Completing some work experience during your first and second years will allow you to:
• Gain first-hand experience of the industry
• Benefit from invaluable networking opportunities and contacts
You’ll also gain applied experience opportunities through the use of our human performance laboratory and therapy suite.
Career and education opportunities
You’ll have the opportunity to enter employment in the sport and active leisure sector or progress to university to study Sports Science or Sports Therapy related programmes.
6 GCSEs at grade 4 or above to include Mathematics, English Language and a Science.
Hartpury is proud to be the number one sports college in the UK, with millions of pounds invested in recent years to ensure our Sport students can access the best learning, playing and teaching resources.
Once we receive your application, we will write and invite you to attend an interview and written assessment with a member of staff on your chosen course. The interview is an opportunity to discuss the course content, ask any questions you may have and go on a tour of the campus.
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