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Sport (Coaching and Sports Development)

Higher National Certificate/Diploma (HNC/HND)

The HNC/HND in Sport is designed to provide a foundation for anyone wishing to enter the field of sports coaching and recreation. This is a Level 5 two year full time course geared towards a career in the fast growing Sports Coaching industry. The course aims to introduce students to the theory and application of Sports Coaching in sporting environments. A key part of the course is the coaching placement, through which learners gain practical coaching experience. Specialist areas such as First Aid for Sport, Psychology of Sport Coaching, Fitness Testing and many other related subjects make this an exciting and worthwhile course. Students will be required to purchase personal equipment e.g. clothing and books.

You will be expected to undertake regular home study on this course.

Content/ Modules Studied:

Year 1: Applied Sports Coaching, The Evolution of sports coaching, The sports and leisure Industry, Principles of Sports Coaching, Anatomy and Physiology for sport and exercise, Nutrition for sport and exercise, Physical Activity, Lifestyle and well-being, Work based Experience

Year 2: Research Project, Managing Sports Development, Work based experience, Analysis of Sports Performance, Sports and Exercise Psychology

Field based fitness testing for sport and exercise, Personal and professional development, Physical Education

Assessment Methods: This course is continuously assessed using a range of methods including course work, assignments and practical observations.

Please note: this course will only run when it has a sufficient number of applicants.

This qualification prepares students for higher level careers in the sports and leisure industry.

Completing this course is the equivalent of completing the first two years of a degree and successful students will have the opportunity to access a one year top up to degree level with one of our partner institutions

What the course leads to

This qualification prepares students for higher level careers in the sports and leisure industry.

Completing this course is the equivalent of completing the first two years of a degree and successful students will have the opportunity to access a one year top up to degree level with one of our partner institutions

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