This course caters for students who wish to progress from HND study in Sport Coaching and Development or a related area. It provides a grounding in theoretical concepts within a range of coaching modalities. In addition, you will implement theory in practice within a variety of settings and applied contexts.
Year 3: You will study an array of contemporary coaching areas from coaching varying populations to coaching psychology. Work placements and research are a key part of year 3.
Year 4: You will bring your studies together, taking a more critical look at a variety of different topics. In addition you will focus on a preferred area in your research project which forms a large part of your final year.
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.
School of Health Sciences