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Who should attend this course?

This 100% online module is developed exclusively for sports professionals and high performance athletes offering the opportunity to study this personal development module alongside your career.

Course content

This advanced professional portfolio course embraces the philosophy of empowerment in that it offers students the opportunity to continue their vocational experience and specialisation in a theme of BSc Business and Sport Management which is of particular interest. The module develops upon the L5 professional experience module at while having a greater focus upon the opportunity for immersion in a community of practice while appreciating the value of professional debate of contemporary issues.

The module is an academic and vocational hybrid which relies upon the application of advanced academic theory and qualities developed during BSc Business and Sport Management to professional practice in the chosen work experience settings. The reflective nature of the assessment will appraise the concept of learning and the prominence of significant milestones to enhance future employability and to inform future career destinations.

Why choose this course?

Suitable for high performing athletes, coaches, development professionals, managers and support staff. We have students on the BSc Business and Sport Management from an array of sports, including professional cricket, football and rugby players. Also athletes that have represented their sport in International competition including summer and winter Olympics.

This course intends to improve your confidence for Higher Education. While also developing your knowledge of Business and Sport Management concepts and honing key professional skills and attributes.

Entry requirements...

To study on this course, applicants will normally have:

  • Professional experience of high performance sport
  • 200-280 UCAS points or equivalent
  • GCSE: English language and Maths grade A-C

Dates

2019

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23/09/201917/01/2020Apply online (Distance (Part Time))
25/05/202018/09/2020Apply online (Distance (Part Time))

2020

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23/09/202017/01/2021Apply online (Distance (Part Time))
25/05/202118/09/2021Apply online (Distance (Part Time))

Course fees

Credit level for this course is 30 credits, total fee is £1,360 for the 2018/19 academic year. For more information about fees, please see our Fees and Funding page.