Robert Gordon University
Sport Coaching BSc (Hons)
Robert Gordon University

Key Course Facts

Course Description

The new BSc (Hons) Sport Coaching course has been designed for student who have gained a HND Sport Coaching and Development qualification. The course will build on the students existing knowledge of coaching theory and practice, the practical delivery of coaching and understanding of the sport and exercise science underpinning effective coaching.

What You Will Learn

Programme content: As a student of Sport Coaching, BSc (Hons) you will study the following course modules.

Stage 3

Stage 4

Entry Requirements / Admissions

Minimum Required UCAS Tariff

Qualification requirements

Available for entry to year 3 from our Partner Colleges with any others being reviewed on an individual basis.

Only available for year 3 entry from our Partner Colleges or by review from other providers

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Tuition Fees Sport Coaching BSc (Hons)

Ireland £6750 year 1
England UK £6750 year 1
Northern Ireland £6750 year 1
Wales £6750 year 1
Channel Islands £6750 year 1
EU £6750 year 1
Scotland £1820 year 1
International £14000 year 1

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, 2024

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 3

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About Robert Gordon University

Robert Gordon University is located in the city of Aberdeen, the third-largest in Scotland. This institution’s main focus is the delivery of courses and programmes related to Business and Industry sectors, however they do also provide degree programmes in certain areas of the social sciences. The most impressive features that this university has to offer is its wide array of state-of-the-art facilities, such as their Nanocomposite Manufacturing Facility, the Wave Tank, and Electronic Laboratory.

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Where is this programme taught

Main Site - Aberdeen
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