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Sports Coaching and Development

Glasgow Kelvin College

Venues

Springburn Campus

Content

Thinking of pursuing a career in sports coaching and development? HND Sports Coaching and Development could be the course for you.

This programme is designed to offer a 21st century learning and development experience providing a truly blended approach to learning through a combination of College and industry-based work and learning.

Year 1:
Sports Development; Human Anatomy, Physiology and Biomechanics in Sport; Sports Coaching: Developing Professional Practice; Sports Coaching: Knowing Yourself; Sports Coaching: Knowing Others; Sports Coaching: Knowing Coaching; Personal Development Planning; Work Placement

Year 2:
Fitness Conditioning in Sport; Sports Mechanics; Improving Coaching in Sport; Coaching of Sports Performance Development; Sports Development and Research; Coaching and Developing Sport: Graded Units 2 and 3; Psychology of Sports Performance; Marketing: An Introduction; Nutrition for Fitness, Health and Exercise

Entry Requirements

2 Highers including English or another English based subject; or relevant NC or NQ programme at SCQF Level 6. Interview and fitness test.

Progression Routes

Relevant degree programme or employment

Start Date

August

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years

Department

Sport, Fitness and Outdoor Education

SCQF Level

8