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BSc Sports Performance and Coaching (Including Foundation Year)

BSc Sports Performance and Coaching (Including Foundation Year)

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree BSc
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
Essex’s BSc Sports Performance and Coaching (including foundation year) is open to Home and EU students. It is intended for students whose academic qualifications do not yet meet Essex’s entrance requirements for the three-year version of this course. Students will learn how science underpins performance sport, and how they can use that science to help to advance and improve it. Having a comprehensive knowledge of science is ideal for those who want to coach people of a variety of levels and ages. Students will gain real practical experience to enhance their learning. Students will also have the option to work towards the National Governing Body of Sport coaching awards. Topics covered in this course include: Strength and conditioning; Performance analysis; Training and coaching techniques and methods; Exercise programming; methods of assessing the fitness and training loads of sports teams and athletes.