Heart of Worcestershire College
Sport & Exercise Science (Coaching Science) HND
Heart of Worcestershire College

Key Course Facts

Salary

Salary of all UK Graduates of

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £22438 £20448 £24818
25-75 percentile range £18849 - £25991 £15981 - £24541 £19498 - £30391

Course Description

With the rapidly growing specialism of coaching science within the sports industry this course is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge of how scientific principles and methods are applied within coaching. The two year program provides learners with the opportunity to study a broad range of modules aimed at providing you with the knowledge and scientific understanding to help you succeed in your chosen profession.

The course will be delivered by a blend of experienced lecturing staff that have a range of qualifications and vocational knowledge and experience. These include NGB sports coaching certificates, professional qualifications, PGCE’s, and experience of working with elite sport performers. Some of the staff are currently working towards Masters in the areas of Sports Medicine, Sports Nutrition and Sport Science. This breadth and depth of skills allows the team to provide not only an inspiring academic learning environment but excellent vocational knowledge in the classroom.

During the length of the course you will be offered extra opportunities to complete additional qualifications in coaching levels & gym instruction.

Grading & Study Time

Each assessment is designed in the context of realistic situations of the workplace and higher education. ****Throughout the course you will be asked to complete:**** - Practical demonstrations - Presentations - Timed assessments - Poster presentations - Written reports - Dissertation Each unit will be marked to pass, merit or distinction and are combined at the end of the course to give an overall grade.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

Heart of Worcestershire College is not a licensed student sponsor for UK student visa's. We are therefore unable to issue student visa's for study in the UK under the Tier 4 UK immigration points based system.

Heart of Worcestershire College is offering HE Boost award of up to £1500 each to all first year full time HE students. The funding will paid in 3 equal instalments at the end of October, January and May. If you are applying for your first year of your first Higher Education course and have “Firmly” accepted an offer of a place on a HE programme at Heart of Worcestershire College as your first choice (not insurance) you may be eligible. To be eligible you must meet the national criteria: • Normally resident in England • Have a household income of less than £25,000 (as assessed through Student Finance England) • Self funding, not sponsored by an employer, the NHS nor the Training and Development Agency for Schools. Please note that due to the limited nature of these funds meeting the criteria does not equate to an entitlement to the Boost award. Each application will be considered by the panel of staff based on the information provided.

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Sport & Exercise Science (Coaching Science), HND, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

Costs

Tuition Fees Sport & Exercise Science (Coaching Science) HND

EU £8500 year 1
England UK £8500 year 1
Northern Ireland £8500 year 1
Scotland £8500 year 1
Wales £8500 year 1
Channel Islands £8500 year 1

Additional fee information

Uniform (optional) £80

Due to the vocational nature of the course visits are an essential part of the curriculum.

A recommended budget of £130 per academic year should be made available by students.

Average student cost of living in the UK

Rent £518
Water, gas electricity, internet (at home) £50
Supermarket shopping £81
Clothing £35
Eating out £33
Alcohol £27
Takeaways / food deliveries £30
Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food) £24
Holidays and weekend trips £78
Transport within city £17
Self-care / sports £20
Stationary / books £13
Mobile phone / internet £13
Cable TV / streaming £7
Insurance £51
Other £95
  
Average student cost of living £1092

London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.

How to apply

Application deadline:

January 1, 2025

This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.

Possible Entry Points:

  • year 1 (Default entry point)

About Heart of Worcestershire College

Heart of Worcestershire College is an academic institution that is mainly dedicated to delivering professional, technical and vocational courses. The college carries out their programmes across four campus sites, which include Worcester, Redditch, Bromsgrove, and Malvern.

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Where is this programme taught

Redditch
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