601–800 th
World University Rankings 2020
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2019
126-150 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, M15 6BH, United Kingdom

Sport: Coaching and Development - Manchester Metropolitan University

This course will challenge your perceptions, ideas and understanding of sport coaching and development. You’ll journey into the world of sport, grasping the key theories around the subject and developing the practical skills to put them into action. Our Sport: Coaching and Development programme has been designed to build your knowledge in a broad range of areas, from coaching practice and techniques, to sport history, sociology and development. Study at Manchester Met and you’ll develop an in-depth understanding of the sport landscape, exploring current issues and evaluating the relevant policies. We’ll also give you a good understanding of sport-based interventions, while equipping you with the practical skills to be a coach and educator. Being based in Manchester means we can offer access to exceptional teaching, training and research facilities, together with fantastic links to local clubs, national governing bodies and globally renowned teams. And, with a highly-qualified, research active team behind you, and a wide range of teaching environments, you’ll have everything you need to lay the foundations for your future career. **FEATURES AND BENEFITS:** - You can opt to spend your third year getting a taste of professional life in a sport or health organisation with the four-year sandwich route. - Your course units are shaped by our research activities, ensuring that what you learn is informed and inspired by the latest developments in the field. - We’ve established a strong partnership with Manchester City Football Club’s City in the Community Trust, which runs projects for young people around sport, health, skills and enterprise. - We are investing heavily in sports facilities in Manchester at our John Dalton building, Platt Lane Sports Complex and Sugden Sports Centre.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,ManchesterUnited Kingdom