Sports Coaching and Development

UHI Moray


Main campus


This course allows you to develop an understanding of both the theoretical and practical issues relating to a career in sports coaching for indoor or outdoor sports.

Mandatory units are:

Human anatomy, physiology and biomechanics in sport; Sport coaching and development: developing professional practice; Sports coaching and development: graded unit 1; Sports coaching practitioner: knowing others; Sports coaching practitioner: knowing yourself; Sports development 1.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers, preferably English and Maths or a science subject; 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

Relevant HND or 2nd year BSc Hons Sport and Fitness or Sports Management.

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years


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SCQF Level