801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2021
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2020
151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Howard Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1WB, United Kingdom

Sport Coaching - Sheffield Hallam University

•Learn to coach in world-class facilities. •Opportunity to work in a sports environment both in the UK or abroad. •Benefit from a teaching team that combine active coaching, coach educators, coach employment and coach development experience. •Have the opportunity to study abroad — Erasmus funding is available for European placements. Prepare for a career as a professional sports coach. Whether you want to work in a performance or participation role, in schools, governing bodies of sport, professional sports clubs or commercial sport and activity settings, this course challenges and supports your development. Whether you aspire to coach children, adolescents or adults as a professional sports coach we extend your knowledge and understanding of designing coaching sessions, plan for long-term participant development or adapt your delivery to achieve desired outcomes, we'll help you get there. You learn through •lectures •seminars •tutorials •practical sessions or workshops. •project supervision of your students in an extensive range of research topics •participation in practical coaching activities to demonstrate your ability to develop others •field trips and external visits to enhance your learning There are opportunities to study abroad at one of our partner universities with the possibility of funding through the Erasmus programme. Applied learning Work placements You will have the opportunity to arrange a work placement in between your second and third years. This gives you a real-world experience to prepare you for your future career. Previous students have found placements in Sheffield, the South Yorkshire region and opportunities further afield, delivering coaching, coach education and coach development in Tanzania, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Fiji and Spain as well as working with a first division football team in Italy, coaching children in South African townships, and working with the US kayak team.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,SheffieldUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £13,650