Coaching and Developing Sport

Perth College UHI


Main Campus


The HND in Coaching and Developing Sport will advance your study of the mechanics of sport, allow you to work with more advanced performers, study the theories behind different types of performers, spend more time coaching, specialise in working with various groups, such as the over 60’s clients, disabled clients, children who are physically inactive or supporting outdoor activities.

Your course may include units of study such as; Fitness Conditioning in Sport, Sports Mechanics, Improving Coaching in Sport, Coaching of Sports Performance, Application of Management and Organisational Skills in Outdoor Activities, Sports Development and Research, Coaching and Developing Sport: Graded Unit 2 and Coaching and Developing Sport: Graded Unit 3.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers at C or above, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Progression Routes

BA (Hons) Sports Management.

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

4 years


Business, Management, Computing and Leisure

SCQF Level