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Football Development and Coaching - Plymouth Marjon University

This degree helps you to turn your passion for football into a varied and exciting career. You’ll understand the industry, including development; management and governance; event management; coaching theory and practice; performance analysis and the application of sport science principles; inclusion; and football as a force for positive social change. **Why this course at Marjon?** • Delivered in partnership with Plymouth Argyle Football Club’s Community Trust and Devon FA. • Access to national networks across professional football. • Delivered by both academic staff and industry professionals. • Staff are involved in community and academy programmes as well as the FA Coach Mentor Scheme. • Gain FA recognised coaching qualifications, up to UEFA B, at no additional cost. • Opportunity to work part-time with Argyle’s Community Trust. • Work with a football career mentor from Argyle Community Trust. **What might I become?** Career opportunities are worldwide, and include working as a coach, development officer, project manager or analyst; working in the commercial, charitable or public sectors as well as with the FA and professional clubs. **Find out more at Open Day** Open Day is your opportunity to find out more about studying Football Development and Coaching at Marjon. You’ll meet lecturers and look around our world class Sport & Health Centre. Our student life talks will help you prepare to go to university, covering topics such as careers, funding, sport and our award winning on-campus student support service. You can also take a tour of the campus with a current student and find out about the student-led clubs and societies. **Book on to an Open Day at: www.marjon.ac.uk/open-day** **Why study at Marjon?** • Awarded SILVER Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). • High quality teaching Ranked No 1 in England for teaching quality in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019. • Joint 12th in UK for Student Satisfaction as ranked by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019. • Top 10 in the UK for student experience as ranked by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019*. • 5th in UK for Courses and Lecturers in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards (WUSCA) 2019. *Rankings published 23 September 2018. Oxford and Cambridge excluded due to low response rates. Based on National Student Survey 2018.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-21
  • Location
    Main Site,PlymouthUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £11,000