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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 module is focused on introducing and developing skills required to be a successful student in Higher Education through reflecting upon the motivation to study on a BSc Business and Sports Management programme. With regards to academic skills, this module primarily provides an introduction to the academic, communication and IT skills that students will require to become effective autonomous online learners in Higher Education. The transition between being a sport professional to the skills that are required to be a successful student will be reflected upon. This module will also consider future career intentions post-graduation of this BSc Business and Sports Management with personal development action plans being created.

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

Start DateEnd DateLink
23/09/201917/01/2020Apply online (Distance (Part Time))
20/01/202022/05/2020Apply online (Distance (Part Time))

2020

Start DateEnd DateLink
23/09/202017/01/2021Apply online (Distance (Part Time))
20/01/202122/05/2021Apply 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.