UCAS code:
C603

Course type:
Undergraduate

BSc (Hons) Sport Performance (Level 6 entry)

Clearing is open. Apply now for 2020.

Contact us: +44 (0)1452 702 333

Top up your existing qualifications to a full BSc degree in one year. Focus on the topics that interest you and tailor your study towards your career goals. Gain experience and skills to progress into a range of career options including sports sciences, health, education, coaching or business.

You’ll benefit from learning in a professional-style sports campus, working with athletes from our Sports Academy programmes. Work-related study is central to the course and you’ll learn from lecturers with extensive industry experience. You’ll also benefit from our strong industry partnerships within the sporting industry, You’ll be encouraged to explore and think critically about current practices.

All modules have a sporting focus and three-quarters of the course can be tailored to suit your interests and career aspirations. You could choose to focus on education, coaching, psychology, sports sciences, or business and project management, gaining the skills you need to progress into employment or further study.

You’ll gain hands-on experience, working as part of our industry-standard facilities. This includes our human performance and biomechanics labs, power and cardio gyms, as well as all-weather and grass pitches as part of our new sports academy complex. You’ll conduct your own research project in an area of interest, with an academic or vocational focus. Core modules will provide you with the knowledge and skills to complete this and you’ll be assigned a personal supervisor to support your progress.

Industry opportunities

You’ll benefit from industry opportunities right on your doorstep, with access to elite athletes and our on-site sports therapy and Sports Academy centres. We also have strong industry partnerships in Gloucestershire, across the UK, and internationally including with Gloucester Rugby Club and Cheltenham Town Football Club.

This course is ideal for those who...

Have a passion for sport and want to progress existing qualifications and experience into a full BSc degree to further their career options.

Teaching

This programme comprises of different modules, which focus on specific subjects. The modular structure of the programme gives you flexibility and choice and you can attend introductory sessions for optional modules before having to finally decide which ones you wish to study.

Learning and assessment

You will be assessed through a mixture of written exams, practical exams and coursework. Many of the modules will be marked based on a mixture of assessment types, whilst others will be based solely on one type of assessment.

Graduate destinations

This course offers multiple career paths within the sports industry depending on the students’ focus during the course. Career options include:

  • Sports coaching
  • Strength and conditioning coaching
  • Sports therapy
  • Sports business
  • Education
  • Postgraduate study
How to apply for this course

Course Duration

1 Year
Duration:
1 Year course
Course type:
Full Time
Part-time study options available

Entry Requirements

A pass at Foundation Degree or HND in a sports science or management related subject.

We may interview applicants with non-traditional qualifications. Please contact the admissions team if you have any enquiries.

Why study Sport at Hartpury University?

Our students go on to change the lives of professional athletes, as well as the people involved in community and school sports. They also graduate with valuable skills to succeed in a range of different careers.

You'll learn from lecturers who are also experienced industry professionals. Many have even been at the top their game in their specialist sporting areas. Find your Hartpury sports degree.

Key information

  • Tuition Fees

    Year of entryMode of studyUK/EUInternational
    2019Full-time£9,250£13,000

    Please note that some courses have additional fees - please see the course information sheet (available above) to see specific fee information for this course.

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  • University accommodation

    At Hartpury you could choose to live on campus surrounded by Gloucestershire’s beautiful countryside or off campus in the heart of Gloucester City centre.

    Whichever option you go for, you’ll get the best of both worlds.

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How to apply

Apply online

If you want to apply for an undergraduate, full-time course at Hartpury University, you’ll need to apply through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) here using the course code that you will find on the course page in our website.

The 'Apply' pages of the UCAS website give detailed guidance on completing your application and what happens after you apply so please read it carefully. It is important to ensure that all sections of the application are completed, paying particular attention to the qualifications, personal statement and reference sections.

The institution code for Hartpury is H22.

Apply at the UCAS website

If you want to study a degree on a part-time basis, you need to apply directly to Hartpury. Complete the part-time application form and send it back to us by either:

Scanning and emailing to admissions@hartpury.ac.uk

Faxing a copy to 01452 700629

Posting it to Admissions, Hartpury University, Hartpury, Glos, GL19 3BE

If you want to apply for an undergraduate, full-time course at Hartpury University, you’ll need to apply through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) here using the course code that you will find on the course page in our website.

The 'Apply' pages of the UCAS website give detailed guidance on completing your application and what happens after you apply so please read it carefully. It is important to ensure that all sections of the application are completed, paying particular attention to the qualifications, personal statement and reference sections.

The institution code for Hartpury is H22.

Apply at the UCAS website

If you want to study a degree on a part-time basis, you need to apply directly to Hartpury. Complete the part-time application form and send it back to us by either:

Scanning and emailing to admissions@hartpury.ac.uk

Faxing a copy to 01452 700629

Posting it to Admissions, Hartpury University, Hartpury, Glos, GL19 3BE

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