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EDEXCEL BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Sport and Exercise Sciences (Part Time)

Course Code: C5087
Campus: Millfield
Week Commencing: 25 Sep 17
End Date: 27 May 18
If you are interested in sport, exercise and physical activity, then this is the course for you. This qualification examines scientific principles which underpin health and sporting performance. This course will be of interest to anyone considering a career in sport and exercise science, sports nutrition, sports psychology, sports physiology, physical education, and physiotherapy or health promotion. A wide range of practical and theoretical units are covered including Sport and Exercise Psychology, Biomechanics for Sport, Research Project, Fitness Training, Nutrition for Sport, Sports Coaching, Sports Psychology, Physical Education, Exercise Physiology, Sports Massage, Sports Analysis and Fitness Testing. You will also get the opportunity to develop your employability and enterprise skills in laboratory-based and field-based scientific environments. There will be the opportunity to gain additional coaching awards through our coach education programme.
This programme of study is likely to include enrichment units which are an additional component to enhance your employability.

If you are interested in sport, exercise and physical activity, then this is the course for you. This qualification examines scientific principles which underpin health and sporting performance. This exciting 2 year, part-time course  will be of interest to anyone considering a career in sport and exercise science, sports nutrition, sports psychology, sports physiology, physical education, and physiotherapy or health promotion. A wide range of practical and theoretical units are covered including Sport and Exercise Psychology, Biomechanics for Sport, Research Project, Fitness Training, Nutrition for Sport, Sports Coaching, Sports Psychology, Physical Education, Exercise Physiology, Sports Massage, Sports Analysis and Fitness Testing. You will also get the opportunity to develop your employability and enterprise skills in laboratory-based and field-based scientific environments. There will be the opportunity to gain additional coaching awards through our coach education programme.
This programme of study is likely to include enrichment units which are an additional component to enhance your employability.     The course is timetabled 2 days per week 9.30-17.00

This course session is currently closed for enrolment/applications – it may be offered at a later date – please continue to check our website for updates.

Career Opportunities / Progression


Successful completion may lead to employment at managerial level in sports science, sports development, health and fitness, physical education or physiotherapy. Alternatively you can progress to accelerated degree programmes in sport, exercise, health, leisure, physical education and physiotherapy.

Entry Requirements

Requirements are pre-defined by the College’s admission criteria which are outlined at the beginning of this document.

Cost

Tuition Fee

£1321.00

All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.

Other Information

Assessment Method: A variety of assessment methods including case studies, assignments, time constrained assessments, oral presentations. Project/ Work based Assessments are used.

Contact Information

Course co-ordinator: Darren McWilliams
E-mail: [email protected]
Phone: 028 9026 5332