Sports Coaching and Physical Education

Please note this qualification is delivered by our academic partner institutions: Riverside College Halton, Shrewsbury College and Stafford College. It will be taught at their respective campuses. If you are looking for a course at our Staffordshire University city campus, in Stoke-on-Trent, please check our website at This two year programme runs as a Foundation Degree at level four and five and also offers the opportunity to progress directly into level 6 at degree level within the University. The main focus of the course is around the teaching and coaching of sport and related science and theories required to do so. The course has been devised from well established and recognised units surrounding the coaching and teaching of a wide range of sports and activities. You will learn both the theoretical and practical sides of sports coaching, teaching and related sports science including psychology, skill learning, and physiology. The Foundation Degree is designed to be vocational, giving you real-life experience and involving you in the sports industry.

  • Qualification
    Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Shrewsbury College of Arts & Technology,Shrewsbury
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £5,940
  • Scotland Year 1 £5,940
  • Wales Year 1 £5,940
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £5,940
  • EU Year 1 £5,940